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U+4EA1, 亡
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4EA1

[U+4EA0]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4EA2]
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Translingual

Stroke order

have been replaced by in modern form.

Is also interpreted as a Pictogram (象形)  : a picture of a broken sickle, meaning destroyed/dead.

References

  • McNaughton, William (2005) Reading & Writing Chinese: Simplified Character Edition, 2nd Edition edition, Tuttle, ISBN 978-0804835091, page 18
  • “亡”, in 字源 (in Mandarin), accessed 2014-02-22

Han character

(radical 8 +1, 3 strokes, cangjie input 卜女 (YV), four-corner 00710, composition𠃊)

  1. death, destroyed
  2. lose, perish

References

  • KangXi: page 88, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 287
  • Dae Jaweon: page 184, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 279, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+4EA1

Chinese

simp. and trad.

Alternative forms

Pronunciation



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (106)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mʉɐŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/mʷiɐŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/miuɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/muaŋ/
Li
Rong
/miuaŋ/
Wang
Li
/mĭwaŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/miwaŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wáng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wáng
Middle
Chinese
‹ mjang ›
Old
Chinese
/*maŋ/
English flee; disappear; die

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. 12662
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*maŋ/

Verb

  1. to die, to perish
    死亡 (sǐwáng)
  2. to flee, to hide
    逃亡 (táowáng)
  3. to loose

Adjective

  1. deceased
  2. subjugated
    亡國亡国 (wángguó)

References


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. destroy
  2. fall; collapse
  3. not exist; nonexistent
  4. run away

Readings

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(mang, mu) (hangeul , , revised mang, mu, McCune-Reischauer mang, mu)

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Vietnamese

Han character

(vong, )

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References