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See also:
U+90CE, 郎
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-90CE

[U+90CD]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+90CF]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 163 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 戈戈弓中 (IINL), four-corner 37727)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1271, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39405
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1770, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3770, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+90CE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
郎-bigseal.svg 郎-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
raːl, *raːlʔ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ, *raːŋs
raːŋ, *raŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ, *raŋ, *raŋs
raːŋ, *raːŋs
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ, *raːŋs
raːŋ, *raŋs
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋ, *raːŋʔ
raːŋ
raːŋ
raːŋʔ
raːŋʔ
raːŋʔ
raːŋʔ
raːŋʔ
raːŋs
raːŋs
naŋ
raŋ
raŋ
raŋs

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: làng - only used in 屎殼郎.
Note:
  • lông/lâng - literary;
  • nn̂g - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/lɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/lɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/laŋ/
Li
Rong
/lɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/lɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
láng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
láng láng
Middle
Chinese
‹ lang › ‹ lang ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.rˤaŋ/ /*rˤaŋ/
English young gentleman double roof

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. 8011
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*raːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. husband; young person; son
  2. (archaic) honorific title

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. son

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(rang>nang) (hangeul >, revised rang>nang, McCune-Reischauer rang>nang, Yale lang>nang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lang, lặng, lảng, loang, sang, loen, loẻn)

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