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U+8618, 蘘
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8618

[U+8617]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8619]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +17, 20 strokes, cangjie input 廿卜口女 (TYRV), four-corner 44732, composition)

  1. a kind of wild ginger; myoga (蘘荷)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1069, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32480
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1535, character 34
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3332, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+8618

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*naːŋ
*naːŋ, *sraŋ, *hnjaŋs, *njaŋʔ
*naːŋʔ
*naːŋʔ, *naːŋs
*naːŋs
*naŋ, *njaŋ
*naŋ, *njaŋ
*naŋ, *njaŋ
*naŋs
*snaŋ, *snaŋ
*snaŋ
*snaŋ
*snaŋ
*snaŋ
*snaŋ, *njaŋs
*hnjaŋ, *hnjaŋʔ, *hnjaŋs
*njaŋ, *njaŋʔ, *njaŋs
*njaŋ
*njaŋ, *njaŋʔ
*njaŋ, *njaŋʔ
*njaŋ
*njaŋ
*njaŋ
*njaŋ
*njaŋ, *rnaːŋ
*njaŋ
*njaŋʔ
*njaŋʔ
*njaŋs
*njaŋs
*rnoːŋʔ

Pronunciation[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. myoga or Japanese ginger (Zingiber mioga), of which only the shoots and flower buds are used in cooking

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Not used in modern Japanese. Rare even in older texts. Generally only appears in the term 蘘荷(myōga), which is now spelled 茗荷 in modern Japanese.

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yang) (hangeul , revised yang, McCune-Reischauer yang, Yale yang)

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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhương)

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