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U+8740, 蝀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8740

[U+873F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8741]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈木田 (LIDW), four-corner 55196, composition)

  1. rainbow

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1088, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33213
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1554, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2860, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+8740

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. 𬟽

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
toːŋ
toːŋ
toːŋ
toːŋ
toːŋ, *toːŋs
toːŋ, *toːŋʔ
toːŋ, *toːŋs
toːŋ
toːŋ
toːŋ
toːŋs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *toːŋ, *toːŋʔ): semantic  (insect) + phonetic  (OC *toːŋ)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (5) (5)
Final () (1) (1)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/təwŋ/ /təwŋX/
Li
Rong
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Wang
Li
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tuŋ/ /tuŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dōng dǒng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 2440 2445
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*toːŋ/ /*toːŋʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. rainbow

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dong) (hangeul , revised dong, McCune-Reischauer tong, Yale tong)

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