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U+8388, 莈
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8388

[U+8387]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8389]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿水弓水 (TENE), four-corner 44347, composition or ⿱)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mɯːd
*mɯːd
*mɯːd

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mɯːd): phonetic  (OC *sʰuːʔ, grass; herb) + semantic .

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (56)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/muət̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/muot̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/muət̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mwət̚/
Li
Rong
/muət̚/
Wang
Li
/muət̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/muət̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9237
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mɯːd/

Definitions[edit]

  1. A type of medicinal herb.