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U+879A, 螚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-879A

[U+8799]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+879B]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142, +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 戈心中一戈 (IPLMI), four-corner 21136, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1093, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33418
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1558, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2882, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+879A

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*n̥ʰɯːs
*nɯː, *nɯːs, *nɯːŋ, *nɯːŋʔ
*nɯːs
*nɯːs

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (8)
Final () (41)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/nʌiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/nəiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/nɒiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/nəjH/
Li
Rong
/nᴀiH/
Wang
Li
/nɒiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/nɑ̆iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
nài
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9412
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*nɯːs/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. small gadfly
  2. insects like bees and wasps