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U+87F2, 蟲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-87F2

[U+87F1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+87F3]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142, +12, 18 strokes, cangjie input 中戈中戈戈 (LILII), four-corner 50136, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1098, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33633
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1562, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2891, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+87F2

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. *

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): Triplication of (“snake; insect”).

Note that is also a traditional character on its own.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *dyuŋ (insect; bug) (STEDT).

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Note:
  • tè̤ng - vernacular;
  • tṳ̀ng - literary.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • thâng - vernacular;
    • thiông - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Initial () (11)
    Final () (2)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɖɨuŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɖiuŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ȡiuŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɖuwŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /ȡiuŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /ȡĭuŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ȡʱi̯uŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    chóng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    chóng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ drjuwng ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*C.lruŋ/
    English insect

    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 # 1/2
    No. 1506
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*l'uŋ/
    Notes

    Definitions[edit]

    1. insect; bug
    2. creature, animal (in general)
      /   ―  luǒchóng  ―  creature without covering (i.e., hairless, featherless, scaleless, shellless), the category that humans belong to in Chinese folk taxonomy
      /   ―  chóng  ―  reptile
    3. insect infestation
    4. person who indulges in something
      /   ―  lǎnchóng  ―  lazy fellow
      /   ―  wǎngchóng  ―  netizen
    5. A surname​.

    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 2[edit]



    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Initial () (11)
    Final () (2)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɖɨuŋH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɖiuŋH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ȡiuŋH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɖuwŋH/
    Li
    Rong
    /ȡiuŋH/
    Wang
    Li
    /ȡĭuŋH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ȡʱi̯uŋH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhòng
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    No. 1508
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*l'uŋs/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. (of insect) to bite; to eat

    Pronunciation 3[edit]


    Definitions[edit]

    1. Only used in 蟲蟲虫虫 (tóngtóng).

    Japanese[edit]

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. Kyūjitai form of : insect, bug

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Middle Chinese (MC ɖɨuŋ). Recorded as Middle Korean 튜ᇰ (Yale: thyung) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

    Hanja[edit]

    Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

    Wikisource

    (eumhun 벌레 (beolle chung))

    1. Hanja form? of (worm; insect).

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]

    • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: trùng, sùng

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