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See also:
U+8305, 茅
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8305

[U+8304]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8306]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140, +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 廿弓戈竹 (TNIH), four-corner 44222, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1026, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30836
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1485, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3199, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8305

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mruː): semantic  (plant) + phonetic  (OC *mu).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • bâu/mâu - literary;
  • hm̂ - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (90)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mˠau/
Pan
Wuyun
/mᵚau/
Shao
Rongfen
/mau/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/maɨw/
Li
Rong
/mau/
Wang
Li
/mau/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mau/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
máo
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
máo
Middle
Chinese
‹ mæw ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.mˁru/
English kind of grass; "thatch"

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. 8803
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mruː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica)
  2. thatched cottage
  3. Tao
  4. clear
  5. to become damaged
  6. (Cantonese, derogatory) not abiding by the rules
  7. Alternative form of (máo).
  8. An ancient state in modern Shandong
  9. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. thatch

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(mo) (hangeul , revised mo, McCune–Reischauer mo, Yale mo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mao)

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