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U+840D, 萍
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-840D

[U+840C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+840E]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 廿水一十 (TEMJ), four-corner 44149, composition)

  1. duckweed (symbol of floating existence)
  2. wandering, traveling

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1041, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31266
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1500, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3239, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+840D

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ben, *beŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*beŋ, *beŋs
*beŋ, *beŋs
*beŋ
*beŋ, *beŋs
*beŋ
*beŋ
*beŋ
*pʰreːŋ
*beːŋ

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (125)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/beŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/beŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/bɛŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bɛjŋ/
Li
Rong
/beŋ/
Wang
Li
/bieŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱieŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
píng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9830
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*beːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pyeong) (hangeul , revised pyeong, McCune-Reischauer p'yŏng, Yale phyeng)

Definitions[edit]

  1. 개구리밥 (gaeguribap): duckweed

Compounds[edit]

  1. 浮萍草 (부평초, bupyeongcho); duckweed
  2. 浮萍轉蓬 (부평전봉, bypyeongjeonbong); to wander about aimlessly
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bình, bềnh, phềnh, phình)

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