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U+9BAA, 鮪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9BAA

[U+9BA9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9BAB]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 195 +6, 17 strokes, cangjie input 弓火大月 (NFKB), four-corner 24327, composition)

  1. kind of sturgeon,

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1469, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46126
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2002, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4685, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9BAA

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kɯːʔ
*qʰɯːʔ
*qʰʷɯs
*ɢʷɯʔ, *qʷɯ
*ɢʷɯʔ
*ɢʷɯʔ
*ɢʷɯʔ, *ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs, *ɡʷɯ
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*ɢʷɯs
*qʰʷɯːʔ
*qʰʷɯːʔ, *ɡʷɯː
*ɡʷɯː
*ɢraːw, *ɢʷɯːʔ
*ɢʷɯʔ
*ɢʷɯʔ
*ɢʷɯʔ
*qʷɯ
*qʷɯ
*ɡʷɯ

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (35)
Final () (18)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠiuɪX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷᵚiX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuɪX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦjwiX/
Li
Rong
/ɣjuiX/
Wang
Li
/ɣwiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/wiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wěi
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wěi
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwijX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷrəʔ/
English sturgeon

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 15612
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷɯʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Chinese paddlefish or Chinese swordfish; Psephurus gladius
  2. tuna

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana まぐろ, katakana マグロ, rōmaji maguro)

  1. a tuna (type of fish)
    • マンガで分かるLisp (Manga Guide to Lisp)
      みりん。地域猫 (ちいきねこ)最近 (さいきん)までマクロのことをマグロ (おも)っていた。
      Mirin. Chiikineko. Saikin made makuro no koto o maguro to omotteita.
      Mirin: A neighbours' cat. Until recently often confused macros with tuna.

Usage notes[edit]

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as マグロ.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana しび, rōmaji shibi)

  1. a tuna (type of fish)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Relative sizes

Hanja[edit]

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

  1. (다랑어) tuna, tunny

See also[edit]