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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 196 +7, 18 strokes, cangjie input 竹戈竹日火 (HIHAF), four-corner 27527, composition)

  1. ^ domesticated goose (as opposed to a wild goose, )

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1490, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46954
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2021, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4635, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+9D5D

Chinese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (31)
Final: (94)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: é
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋɑ/ /ŋɑ/ /ŋɑ/ /ŋa/ /ŋɑ/ /ŋɑ/ /ŋɑ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
é ‹ nga › /*ŋˤa[r]/ goose

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
13034 1 /*ŋaːl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. domesticated goose (as opposed to a wild goose, (yàn))

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

  1. (거위 아, geowi-): domesticated goose that would not fly at all, in contrast with the wild goose ( (기러기 안, gireogi-an)) whose skein flies in wedge or cuneiform.
  2. (기러기 아, gireogi-): wild goose

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 남광우 교학고어사전, 서울, 1997, p. 169.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nga, ngỗng, ngổng)

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