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U+975A, 靚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-975A

[U+9759]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+975B]

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 ?”

Also compare Zhuang lengj.

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
    今晚 [Cantonese, trad.]
    今晚 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Gam1 maan5 bou1 tong1 gau3 saai3 leng3! [Jyutping]
    Tonight's soup is great!
    質地 [Cantonese, trad.]
    质地 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Gin6 saam1 di1 zat1 dei6-2 dou1 gei2 leng3 wo3. [Jyutping]
    The material of this shirt is pretty good.
  3. (dialectal Cantonese) orderly
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of 漂亮 (“good-looking; beautiful”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 漂亮
Mandarin Beijing 好看漂亮
Taiwan 好看漂亮
Tianjin 漂亮好看
Jinan 好看漂亮
Xi'an 好看排場心疼
Wuhan 好看漂亮
Yangzhou 好看標緻
Hefei 好看漂亮排場
Cantonese Guangzhou 好睇
Hong Kong 好睇
Yangjiang 好看好樣整齊
Gan Nanchang 客氣好看
Hakka Meixian 好看
Jin Taiyuan 好看惜人客戲
Min Bei Jian'ou 好覷雅式生得好
Min Dong Fuzhou 生得好卓佳
Min Nan Xiamen 好看緣投
Chaozhou 好睇
Wu Shanghai 漂亮好看
Suzhou 好看標緻漂亮
Wenzhou 好眙生好骨切
Xiang Changsha 好看漂亮
Shuangfeng 好看漂亮

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