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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (rice) + phonetic  – grains of sugar.

Han character[edit]

(radical 119 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火木戈中口 (FDILR), four-corner 90967, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 911, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27070
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1338, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3157, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7CD6

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (糖), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 定 (7)
Final: 唐
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 徒郎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑŋ/ /dʱɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /daŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
táng ‹ dang › /*C.lˤaŋ (no pre-Qín exx)/ sugar

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3961 0 /*l'aːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. sugar
    尿病  ―  tángniàobìng  ―  diabetes
    [Cantonese]  ―  tong4 seoi2 [Jyutping]  ―  sugar water

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (糖), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 定 (7)
Final: 唐
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 徒郎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑŋ/ /dʱɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /daŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
táng ‹ dang › /*C.lˤaŋ (no pre-Qín exx)/ sugar

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3961 0 /*l'aːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. candy; sweets
    棒棒 [Cantonese]  ―  paang5 paang5 tong2 [Jyutping]  ―  lollipop

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. sugar

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dang, tang) (hangeul , , revised dang, tang, McCune-Reischauer tang, t'ang, Yale tang, thang)

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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đường)

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