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U+9EC3, 黃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9EC3

[U+9EC2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9EC4]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
黃-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 201, +0, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿一田金 (TMWC), four-corner 44806, composition ⿱⿱廿(GJK) or ⿱⿱廿(HT))

  1. Kangxi radical #201, .

Derived glyphs[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1516, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47926
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2046, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4596, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+9EC3

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
variant forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
黃-oracle.svg 黃-bronze.svg 黃-seal.svg 黃-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʷaːŋ
*kʷaːŋʔ
*kʷaːŋʔ, *qʰʷaːŋ
*kʰʷaːŋʔ, *kʰaːŋʔ
*kʰʷaːŋʔ, *kʰʷaːŋs, *qʰʷaːŋʔ
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ, *ɡʷaːŋs
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋʔ
*ɡʷlaːŋs, *kʰʷaːɡ
*qʷaːŋʔ
*kʷaŋʔ, *kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*ɡʷraːŋ, *ɡʷraːŋs, *kʷaːŋ
*ɡʷraːŋ
*ɡʷraːŋ
*qʰʷraːŋ
*kʷaːɡ, *qʰʷaːɡ
*kʷaːɡ, *qʰʷaːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡʷaːŋ): phonetic  + semantic  (field) – the color of earth.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: huángr - (1) “yolk”, (2) “the ovaries, roe and digestive tract of a female crab”.
Note: wong4-2 - “yolk”.
Note:
  • n̂g/ûiⁿ - vernacular;
  • hông - literary.
  • Wu
  • Note:
    • 3hhuaan - usual pronunciation;
    • 1huaan - variant pronunciation (e.g. 蛋黃).

    • Dialectal data
    Variety Location
    Mandarin Beijing /xuɑŋ³⁵/
    Harbin /xuaŋ²⁴/
    Tianjin /xuɑŋ⁴⁵/
    Jinan /xuaŋ⁴²/
    Qingdao /xuaŋ⁴²/
    Zhengzhou /xuaŋ⁴²/
    Xi'an /xuaŋ²⁴/
    Xining /xuɔ̃²⁴/
    Yinchuan /xuɑŋ⁵³/
    Lanzhou /xuɑ̃⁵³/
    Ürümqi /xuɑŋ⁵¹/
    Wuhan /xuaŋ²¹³/
    Chengdu /xuaŋ³¹/
    Guiyang /xuaŋ²¹/
    Kunming /xuã̠³¹/
    Nanjing /xuaŋ²⁴/
    Hefei /xuɑ̃⁵⁵/
    Jin Taiyuan /xuɒ̃¹¹/
    Pingyao /xuɑŋ¹³/
    /xuə¹³/ 發糕
    Hohhot /xuɑ̃³¹/
    Wu Shanghai /ɦuɑ̃²³/
    Suzhou /ɦuɑ̃¹³/
    Hangzhou /ɦuɑŋ²¹³/
    Wenzhou /ɦuɔ³¹/
    Hui Shexian /xo⁴⁴/
    /o⁴⁴/
    Tunxi /au⁴⁴/ ~色
    /xau⁴⁴/ 姓~
    Xiang Changsha /fan¹³/
    /uan¹³/
    Xiangtan /ɦɔn¹²/
    Gan Nanchang /uɔŋ⁴⁵/
    Hakka Meixian /voŋ¹¹/
    Taoyuan /voŋ¹¹/
    Cantonese Guangzhou /wɔŋ²¹/
    Nanning /wɔŋ²¹/
    Hong Kong /wɔŋ²¹/
    Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /hɔŋ³⁵/
    /ŋ³⁵/
    Fuzhou (Min Dong) /uoŋ⁵³/
    Jian'ou (Min Bei) /uaŋ⁴⁴/
    Shantou (Min Nan) /ŋ⁵⁵/
    Haikou (Min Nan) /huaŋ³¹/
    /ui³¹/

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (33)
    Final () (102)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦwɑŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦʷɑŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣuɑŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦwaŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣuɑŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣuɑŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ɣwɑŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    huáng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    huáng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ hwang ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*N-kʷˁaŋ/
    English yellow

    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. 5380
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɡʷaːŋ/
    Notes

    Definitions[edit]

    1. yellow
      /   ―  huáng  ―  yellow color
    2. Short for 蛋黃蛋黄 (dànhuáng, “yolk”).
      白蓮蓉月餅 [Cantonese, trad.]
      白莲蓉月饼 [Cantonese, simp.]
      soeng1 wong4-2 baak6 lin4 jung4 jyut6 beng2 [Jyutping]
      double yolk and lotus paste mooncake
    3. Short for 蟹黃蟹黄 (xièhuáng).
    4. (colloquial) pornographic; lewd
      /   ―  huángpiàn  ―  adult movie
    5. (colloquial) to fizzle out; to fall through
    6. A surname​.

    Descendants[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. Kyūjitai form of

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun 노를 (noreul hwang))

    1. yellow

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Việt readings: hoàng, Huỳnh

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