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See also:
U+9C31, 鰱
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9C31

[U+9C30]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9C32]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 195, +11, 22 strokes, cangjie input 弓火卜十十 (NFYJJ), four-corner 25330, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1476, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46415
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2008, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4705, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9C31

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ren
*ren
*ren
*ren
*ren, *rens, *r̥ʰen
*renʔ
*renʔ, *reːns
*renʔ, *rens
*renʔ, *reːn
*reːn
*reːn

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ren): semantic  (fish) + phonetic  (OC *ren).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • ling5/lêng5 - colloquial;
  • liang5/liêng5 - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liᴇn/
Pan
Wuyun
/liɛn/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lian/
Li
Rong
/liɛn/
Wang
Li
/lĭɛn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯ɛn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
lián
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 7994
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ren/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (~魚) any fish of the genus Hypophthalmichthys, especially the silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. silver carp
  2. fish of genus Hypophthalmichthys

Readings[edit]

  • Go-on: れん (ren)
  • Kan-on: れん (ren)
  • Kun: たなご (tanago, )

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
たなご
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

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Noun[edit]

(hiragana たなご, katakana タナゴ, rōmaji tanago)

  1. a bitterling (a small fish of the carp family)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryeon>yeon) (hangeul >, revised ryeon>yeon, McCune–Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)

  1. Salmon

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(liên)

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