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Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-96E9
Code point U+96E9
Entity number 雩
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+96E8] [U+96EA]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 173 +3, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一月一一尸 (MBMMS), four-corner 10727, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1371, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42212
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1878, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4057, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+96E9

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (35)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɨo/ /i̯u/ /ɣio/ /ɦio/ /ɦuə̆/ /ɣĭu/ /ɣio/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨo/ /xi̯u/ /xio/ /hio/ /huə̆/ /xĭu/ /xio/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ hju › /*[ɢ]ʷ(r)a/ sacrifice for rain

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15693 0 /*qʰʷla/
15717 0 /*ɢʷla/

Definitions[edit]

  1. offer sacrifices and pray for rain

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. offer sacrifice for rain

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(u) (hangeul , revised u, McCune-Reischauer u, Yale wu)

  1. a shamanistic service to pray for rain

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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References[edit]