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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿人戈口 (TOIR), four-corner 44607, composition))

  1. blue
  2. green

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1050, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31627
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1512, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3266, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+84BC

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (14) (14)
Final () (101) (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sʰaŋ/ /t͡sʰaŋX/
Li
Rong
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Wang
Li
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sʰɑŋ/ /t͡sʰɑŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cāng cǎng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cāng
Middle
Chinese
‹ tshang ›
Old
Chinese
/*[tsʰ]ˤaŋ/
English deep blue or green

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 2/2
No. 1126 1131
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sʰaːŋ/ /*sʰaːŋʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. blue
  2. green

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(chang) (hangeul , revised chang, McCune-Reischauer ch'ang, Yale chang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thương)

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