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See also:
U+7CB5, 粵
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7CB5

[U+7CB4]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7CB6]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 119 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 竹田一女尸 (HWMVS), four-corner 26207, composition ⿱⿵⿱丿)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 909, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 5, page 3149, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7CB5

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
alt. forms filler

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming) Libian (compiled in Qing)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts Clerical script
粵-bronze.svg 粵-seal.svg 粵-bigseal.svg 粵-clerical.svg

A specialization of (OC *qʰʷla, *ɢʷla) by modification of (Chi, 2010).

Shuowen interprets it as an ideogrammic compound (會意):  + .

Pronunciation[edit]



Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yuè
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjwot ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷat/
English generous, favorable

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 16341
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷad/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) a meaningless particle
    1. a meaningless form word (發語詞发语词) used in the beginning of a sentence
    2. a meaningless particle used in the middle of a sentence
  2. Guangdong
    /   ―  yuè  ―  Cantonese
    /   ―  yuèyīn  ―  Cantonese pronunciation
  3. Guangdong and Guangxi
    /   ―  liǎngyuè  ―  Guangdong and Guangxi
  4. Short for 粵語粤语 (yuèyǔ, “Cantonese”).
  5. (informal, punning) Alternative form of (yuè, “more”), usually in reference to the Cantonese language.
    Jiu3 ngo5 dei6 sau1 seng1, ngo5 dei6 jyut6 daai6 seng1! [Jyutping]
    You want us to be quiet, and the [more] louder we will be! (a slogan protesting restriction of usage of Cantonese)
    / [Cantonese]  ―  jyut6 gong2 jyut6 dim6 [Jyutping]  ―  "steadier the more one speaks" (the name of a TV show by GDTV Pearl River Channel focusing on the Cantonese language)
    / [Cantonese]  ―  jyut6 coeng3 jyut6 hoeng2 [Jyutping]  ―  "Echoing Further the More [I] Sing" (a 2015 song by George Lam about singing in Cantonese)

Compounds[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wol) (hangeul , revised wol, McCune-Reischauer wŏl, Yale wel)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(việt)

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