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See also:
U+85E4, 藤
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-85E4

[U+85E3]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+85E5]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140, +15, 19 strokes in traditional Chinese and Korean, 18 strokes in mainland China and Japanese, cangjie input 廿月火水 (TBFE), four-corner 44232, composition)

  1. rattan, cane
  2. wisteria (flora)
  3. creeper plant

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1065, character 46
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32340
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1531, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3321, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+85E4

Chinese[edit]

trad. /
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *l'ɯːŋ): semantic (grass) + phonetic (OC *l'ɯːŋ) – a type of plant.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • tîn - vernacular;
  • têng - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (129)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dəŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/dəŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/dəŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dəŋ/
Li
Rong
/dəŋ/
Wang
Li
/dəŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱəŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
téng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
tang4
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17121
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*l'ɯːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. vine
  2. cane; rattan
  3. A surname
Teng

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
ふじ
Grade: S
kun’yomi
(fuji): Japanese wisteria trees near Daizen-ji Temple in Murayama, Fukushima
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⟨pudi⟩ → */puⁿdi//ɸud͡ʑi//fud͡ʑi//fuʑi/

From Old Japanese (pudi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(ふじ) (fujiふぢ (fudi)?

  1. a wisteria, especially the Japanese wisteria, Wisteria floribunda
  2. Short for 藤色 (fuji-iro): a light lavender color
  3. a type of 襲の色目 (kasane no irome, garment-layering color combination) with the front a light purple, and the back blue
  4. a 家紋 (kamon, family crest) with designs of Japanese wisteria flowers, leaves, and/or branches
  5. (card games) the suit of Japanese wisteria in a hanafuda deck, representing the month of April
Usage notes[edit]

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as フジ.

Derived terms[edit]
Idioms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(ふじ) (Fujiふぢ (fudi)?

  1. a female given name
  2. a surname

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: S
kan’on

From Middle Chinese (MC dəŋ).

Affix[edit]

(とう) (

  1. wisteria
  2. creeper (plant grown by creeping)
  3. Short for 藤原 (Fujiwara): Fujiwara clan
Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(とう) (

  1. a surname

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
かつら
Grade: S
nanori

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

(かつら) (Katsura

  1. A female given name

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC dəŋ). Recorded as Middle Korean 드ᇰ (Yale: tung) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

Hanja[edit]

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 등나무 (deungnamu deung))

  1. Hanja form? of (wisteria).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: đằng

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