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U+86B5, 蚵
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-86B5

[U+86B4]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+86B6]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 中戈一弓口 (LIMNR), four-corner 51120, composition)

  1. oyster

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1079, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32924
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1548, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2842, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+86B5

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
ɡ·raːlʔ
kaːl
kaːl, *ɡaːl
kaːl
kaːl
kaːl
kaːl
kaːl
kaːl
kaːlʔ
kaːlʔ
kaːlʔ, *kaːnʔ
kʰaːl, *kʰaːlʔ, *kʰaːls
kʰaːl
kʰaːlʔ
kʰaːlʔ
kʰaːlʔ, *kʰaːls
kʰaːls, *ɡaːl
qʰaːl, *qʰaːls
qʰaːl
qʰaːl
qʰaːls, *ɡaːl, *ɡaːlʔ
ɡaːl, *ɡaːlʔ
ɡaːl
ɡaːl
ɡaːl
ɡaːls
qaːl
qaːl, *qaːlʔ
qaːl, *kʰraːls
qaːl
娿 qaːl, *qaːlʔ
qaːl
kʰraːlʔ
qʰraːlʔ

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (33) (29)
Final () (94) (94)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦa/ /kʰaH/
Li
Rong
/ɣɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Wang
Li
/ɣɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣɑ/ /kʰɑH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 7452 7461
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰaːls/ /*ɡaːl/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Min Nan) oyster

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 牡蠣 (“oyster”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 牡蠣牡蛤蠣蛤古賁
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 牡蠣
Taxonomic name 牡蠣
Mandarin Beijing 牡蠣
Taiwan 牡蠣蚵仔
Muping 海蠣子
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Dongguan
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 蚵仔
Liudui (S. Sixian) 蚵仔
Hsinchu (Hailu) 蚵仔
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping) 蚵仔
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Min Dong Fuzhou
Fuqing
Matsu
Min Nan Xiamen 蚵仔
Quanzhou 蚵仔
Zhangzhou 蚵仔
Taipei 蚵仔
Kaohsiung 蚵仔
Tainan 蚵仔
Taichung 蚵仔
Hsinchu 蚵仔
Lukang 蚵仔
Sanxia
Yilan 蚵仔
Kinmen
Magong
Penang
Chaozhou
Haifeng
Leizhou
Puxian Min Putian
Xianyou
Wu Wenzhou 蠣膏
Ningbo 蠣黃

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]