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U+7A79, 穹
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7A79

[U+7A78]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7A7A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 116, +3, 8 strokes, cangjie input 十金弓 (JCN), four-corner 30207, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • KangXi: page 862, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25414
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1289, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2721, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+7A79

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms
𠫙

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰʷɯŋ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *kʷɯŋ).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (2)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰɨuŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰiuŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰiuŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰuwŋ/
Li
Rong
/kʰiuŋ/
Wang
Li
/kʰĭuŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰi̯uŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qiōng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 4080
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰʷɯŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) elevated and arched
      ―  qiónglóng  ―  domed structure
  2. (literary) sky
    Synonym: (tiān)
  3. (literary) deep
  4. (literary) high and vast
  5. to fill up; to exhaust

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. high arching vault
  2. sky

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC kʰɨuŋ). Recorded as Middle Korean 구ᇰ (Yale: kwung) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

Hanja[edit]

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 하늘 (haneul gung))

  1. (literary) Hanja form? of (sky; heaven).
  2. (literary) Hanja form? of (arched).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: khung ((khử)(cung)(thiết))[1][2][3][4], khum[5]
: Nôm readings: khum[1][3][5][4][6], khung[1][2][3][7], cùng[2]

  1. Hán tự form of khung (sky).
  2. Nôm form of khung (border; frame).
  3. Nôm form of khum (curved; convex).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]