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See also:
U+8396, 莖
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8396

[U+8395]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8397]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 140, +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿一女一 (TMVM), four-corner 44101, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1034, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31052
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1493, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3217, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8396

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰreːn, *kʰreːŋ
*ŋɡeːn, *ŋɡreːŋ, *keːŋs
*kʰreːŋ, *ɡreːŋ
*kʰreːŋ
*ŋɡreːŋ, *ɡeːŋ
*ɡreːŋ, *qreːŋ
*ɡeŋʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡreːŋ, *qreːŋ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *keːŋ).

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Note:
  • ging1, hang4, kwaang2 - variants;
  • kwaang2 - also written as as .
  • Hakka
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • hûiⁿ/hoâiⁿ/hôaⁿ - vernacular;
    • keng/kèng - vernacular (俗);
    • hêng - literary.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Initial () (33)
    Final () (117)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () II
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦˠɛŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦᵚæŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣɐŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦəɨjŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣɛŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣæŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ɣæŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    héng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    jīng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ hɛng ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*m-k-lˁ<r>eŋ/
    English stalk (n.)

    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 # 1/2
    No. 6786
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɡreːŋ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. stem; stalk; something like a stalk
    2. tall and straight
    3. pillar
    4. penis
    5. handle
    6. Classifier for strips or stalks of objects.
    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 2[edit]



    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Initial () (34)
    Final () (117)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () II
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ʔˠɛŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ʔᵚæŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ʔɐŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ʔəɨjŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /ʔɛŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /æŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ʔæŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    ēng
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    No. 6788
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*qreːŋ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. Only used in 姚莖姚茎.

    References[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. stem
    2. stalk

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (gyeong) (hangeul , revised gyeong, McCune–Reischauer kyŏng, Yale kyeng)

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    Compounds[edit]


    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (hành, kinh)

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