郁郁

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See also: 鬱鬱 and 鬱郁

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 鬱鬱 (“lush; depressed”).
(This term, 郁郁, is the simplified and variant traditional form of 鬱鬱.)
Notes:

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 鬱郁 (“fragrance; coiled”).
(This term, 郁郁, is the simplified form of 鬱郁.)
Notes:

Etymology 3[edit]

(surname); elegant (surname); elegant
simp. and trad.
(郁郁)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (4)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨuk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔiuk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔuwk̚/
Li
Rong
/ʔiuk̚/
Wang
Li
/ĭuk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯uk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔjuwk ›
Old
Chinese
/*qʷək/
English stately, elegant

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. 15615
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qʷɯ/

Adjective[edit]

郁郁

  1. (literary, of writing) elegant; refined
  2. (literary) fragrant; sweet-smelling