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U+8394, 莔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8394

[U+8393]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8395]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿田金月 (TWCB), four-corner 44600, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1034, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31048
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1493, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3219, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+8394

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
莔-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mraːŋ, *qʰɯd
*mraŋ
*mraŋ, *mraːŋs
*mreːŋ
*ʔmraːŋʔ

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (4) (32)
Final () (109) (58)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () II III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mˠæŋ/ /hɨt̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/mᵚaŋ/ /hɨt̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/maŋ/ /xiət̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/maɨjŋ/ /hɨt̚/
Li
Rong
/mɐŋ/ /xiət̚/
Wang
Li
/mɐŋ/ /xĭət̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mɐŋ/ /xi̯ət̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
méng xi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 9187 13429
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mraːŋ/ /*qʰɯd/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. Fritillaria verticillata, the bulb of which is used in traditional Chinese medicine as a medicinal herb to reduce phlegm

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]