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U+8700, 蜀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8700

[U+86FF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8701]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142, +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 田中心中戈 (WLPLI), four-corner 60127, composition𠣜)

Derived characters[edit]

() () () () () ()

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1084, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33086
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1551, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2921, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+8700

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
蜀-oracle.svg 蜀-bronze.svg 蜀-seal.svg 蜀-bigseal.svg

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (25)
Final () (8)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ʑɨok̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ʑiok̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ʑiok̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ʑuawk̚/
Li
Rong
/ʑiok̚/
Wang
Li
/ʑĭwok̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʑi̯wok̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shú
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
suk6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shǔ
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzyowk ›
Old
Chinese
/*[d]ok/
English caterpillar; Shu [place name]

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 # 1/1
No. 11842
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*djoɡ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. () Shu Han (Shu), a state in ancient China
  2. Sichuan (a province of China)
See also[edit]
Dynasties (朝代) in Chinese history
Name Time period Divisions
Xia
(~朝, ~代)
2070 – 1600 B.C.E.
Shang
(~朝, ~代)
(~朝, ~代)
1600 – 1046 B.C.E.
Zhou
(~朝, ~代)
1046 – 256 B.C.E. Western Zhou
西周
Eastern Zhou
東周东周
Spring and Autumn period
春秋
Warring States period
戰國战国
Qin
(~朝, ~代)
221 – 206 B.C.E.
Han
(~朝, ~代)
206 B.C.E. – 220 C.E. Western Han
西漢西汉
Xin
(~朝)
Eastern Han
東漢东汉
Three Kingdoms
三國三国
220 – 280 C.E. Wei
Shu
Wu
Jin
(~朝, ~代)
265 – 420 C.E. Western Jin
西晉西晋
Eastern Jin
東晉东晋
Southern and Northern dynasties
南北朝
420 – 589 C.E. Northern dynasties
北朝
Northern Wei
北魏
Western Wei
西魏
Eastern Wei
東魏东魏
Northern Zhou
北周
Northern Qi
北齊北齐
Southern dynasties
南朝
Liu Song
劉宋刘宋
Southern Qi
南齊南齐
Liang
(~朝, ~代)
Chen
(~朝, ~代)
Sui
(~朝, ~代)
581 – 618 C.E.
Tang
(~朝, ~代)
618 – 907 C.E.
Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms
五代十國五代十国
907 – 960 C.E.
Liao
(~朝, ~代)
907 – 1125 C.E.
Song
(~朝, ~代)
960 – 1279 C.E. Northern Song
北宋
Southern Song
南宋
Western Xia
西夏
1038 – 1227 C.E.
Jin
(~朝, ~代)
1115 – 1234 C.E.
Western Liao
西遼西辽
1124 – 1218 C.E.
Yuan
(~朝, ~代)
1271 – 1368 C.E.
Ming
(~朝, ~代)
1368 – 1644 C.E.
Qing
(~朝, ~代)
1636 – 1912 C.E.

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare (, “single, alone”). According to Fangyan, it is used in the ancient Chu language (楚語):

南楚 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
南楚 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
From: Yang Xiong, Fangyan, circa 1st century BCE
Yī, shǔ yě. Nánchǔ wèi zhī shǔ. [Pinyin]
is . People from Southern Chu call it .

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Min) Alternative form of .
Synonyms[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. green caterpillar
  2. Sichuan

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun 나라 이름 (nara ireum chok))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: xọc, thục

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