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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *laŋʔ, *laŋs): phonetic  ‎(OC *laŋ) + semantic  ‎(to feed)

Han character[edit]

(radical 184 +6, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿人戈日女 (TOIAV), four-corner 80732, composition𦍌)

  1. raise, rear, bring up
  2. support

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1419, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44144
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1943, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4452, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+990A

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (36)
Final: (105)
Tone: Rising (X)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yǎng
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jɨɐŋX/ /jiɐŋX/ /iɑŋX/ /jɨaŋX/ /iaŋX/ /jĭaŋX/ /i̯aŋX/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (36)
Final: (105)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yàng
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jɨɐŋH/ /jiɐŋH/ /iɑŋH/ /jɨaŋH/ /iaŋH/ /jĭaŋH/ /i̯aŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yǎng ‹ yangX › /*[ɢ](r)aŋʔ/ long, longing
yǎng ‹ yangX › /*[ɢ]aŋʔ/ nourish, raise

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
14613 0 /*laŋʔ/
14616 0 /*laŋs/

Verb[edit]

  1. to raise, to rear, to bring up

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yang) (hangeul , revised yang, McCune-Reischauer yang, Yale yang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dưỡng, dẳng)

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