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U+9EB5, 麵
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9EB5

[U+9EB4]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9EB6]
See also: , , , and

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*men
*menʔ
*menʔ
*menʔ
*menʔ, *mens
*menʔ
*mens
*meːns

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *meːns): semantic (wheat) + phonetic (OC *mens).

Han character[edit]

(radical 199 +9, 20 strokes, cangjie input 十弓一田中 (JNMWL), four-corner 41246, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1514, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47827
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2043, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4605, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+9EB5

Chinese[edit]

trad. /
simp.
alt. forms


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Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • mī - vernacular;
  • biān - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (85)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/menH/
Pan
Wuyun
/menH/
Shao
Rongfen
/mɛnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mɛnH/
Li
Rong
/menH/
Wang
Li
/mienH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mienH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
miàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9100
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*meːns/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. flour
    玉米 / 玉米  ―  yùmǐmiàn  ―  corn flour
    /   ―  miànfěn  ―  flour
  2. dough
  3. noodles   (Classifier: c)
    /   ―  tāngmiàn  ―  noodles in soup
  4. (mainland China) powder
    /   ―  yàomiànr  ―  medicinal powder
  5. (mainland China, dialectal) soft and floury
    番薯 / 番薯  ―  Zhè kuài fānshǔ hěn miàn.  ―  This piece of sweet potato is really soft and floury.

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. flour
  2. dough
  3. noodles

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(myeon) (hangeul , revised myeon, McCune-Reischauer myŏn, Yale myen)

  1. wheat flour
  2. noodles

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(miến, diện, )

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