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U+975A, 靚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-975A

[U+9759]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+975B]
See also: , , and 𡃁

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 174 +7, 15 strokes, cangjie input 手月月山山 (QBBUU), four-corner 56210, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1381, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42575
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1893, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4048, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+975A

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sʰlɯː
*sʰleːns
*sʰleːns, *ʔsreːŋ
*sʰleːns, *sʰleŋs
*sʰleːns
*sʰeːns
*sʰeːns
*sʰleːŋ, *sreŋs
*sreŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ, *sleːŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ, *sreŋs
*sreŋ, *seːŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋʔ
*sreŋs
*zreːŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *ʔsleŋs
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *zleŋs, *zleŋʔ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleŋʔ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*sʰleŋ
*sʰleŋ
*sʰleŋʔ, *zleŋs, *zleŋ
*sʰleŋs
*zleŋs, *zleŋ
*zleŋs
*zleŋ
*zleŋ
*zleŋ
*zleŋʔ
*zleŋʔ
*seŋʔ, *seːŋs
*seŋʔ, *seːŋ
*sleŋs
*sleŋs
*l̥ʰeŋs
*ʔljeŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*sʰleːŋ
*sʰleːŋ, *sʰleːŋs
*sʰleːŋs
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*seːŋ, *seːŋs
*seːŋ
*seːŋ, *seːŋʔ, *seːŋs
*seːŋ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zleŋs): phonetic  (OC *sʰleːŋ) + semantic .

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (121)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ziᴇŋH/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ziɛŋH/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ziæŋH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ziajŋH/
Li
Rong
/d͡ziɛŋH/
Wang
Li
/d͡zĭɛŋH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱi̯ɛŋH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jìng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 11345
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zleŋs/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to call in a subordinate; to invite
  2. to dress up; to get dressed up
  3. gentle and refined; fair and quiet
  4. beautiful; gorgeous; magnificent
  5. bright
  6. Alternative term for (jìng, “calm; quiet”).
  7. Alternative term for (jìng, “to reflect on”).

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “from or ?”

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Cantonese, Hakka, Pinghua) pretty; beautiful
    / [Cantonese]  ―  leng3 zai2 [Jyutping]  ―  handsome man
    / [Cantonese]  ―  leng3 saam1 [Jyutping]  ―  pretty clothes
  2. (Cantonese, dialectal Hakka) good; fine
  3. (dialectal Cantonese) orderly

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 𡃁 (“(Cantonese) little girl or boy”).
(This character, , is a variant form of 𡃁.)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. make up face
  2. ornament
  3. quiet

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng, Yale ceng)

  1. make up face
  2. ornament
  3. quiet