鬱金

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See also: 郁金

Chinese[edit]

dense (growth); melancholy metal; money; gold
trad. (鬱金)
simp. (郁金)
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鬱金

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (34) (28)
Final () (60) (140)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨut̚/ /kˠiɪm/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔiut̚/ /kᵚim/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuət̚/ /kiem/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔut̚/ /kjim/
Li
Rong
/ʔiuət̚/ /kjəm/
Wang
Li
/ĭuət̚/ /kĭĕm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯uət̚/ /ki̯əm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yu jīn

Noun[edit]

鬱金

  1. zedoary, the root of Curcuma zedoaria (used as an herb in traditional Chinese medicine)

Japanese[edit]

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 ウコン on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term

Grade: S
こん
Grade: 1
Irregular

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)

Noun[edit]

鬱金 (hiragana うこん, katakana ウコン, rōmaji ukon)

  1. turmeric