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See also:
U+873A, 蜺
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-873A

[U+8739]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+873B]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈竹X山 (LIHXU), four-corner 57117, composition)

  1. cicada
  2. reflection of rainbow

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1087, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33202
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1554, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2863, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+873A

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (31) (31)
Final () (39) (87)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () IV IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋei/ /ŋet̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋei/ /ŋet̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɛi/ /ŋɛt̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋɛj/ /ŋɛt̚/
Li
Rong
/ŋei/ /ŋet̚/
Wang
Li
/ŋiei/ /ŋiet̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋiei/ /ŋiet̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 2737 2760
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋeː/ /*ŋeː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Meimuna opalifera

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. reflection of rainbow

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ye) (hangeul , revised ye, McCune-Reischauer ye, Yale yey)

  1. cicada
  2. secondary rainbow