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Translingual

Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Han character

(radical 203 +4, 16 strokes, cangjie input 田火戈大 (WFIK), four-corner 63334)

  1. silent
  2. quiet, still
  3. dark

References

  • KangXi: page 1519, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48063
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2052, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4744, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9ED8

Chinese

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph origin

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mrɯɡs
*ʔmrɯːd
*mlɯːɡ
*mlɯːɡ
*mɯːɡ
*hmlɯːɡ
*hmlɯːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mlɯːɡ) : phonetic  (OC *hmlɯːɡ) + semantic  (dog) a dog silently chasing a person.

Pronunciation



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (131)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mək̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/mək̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/mək̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mək̚/
Li
Rong
/mək̚/
Wang
Li
/mək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5107
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mlɯːɡ/

Definitions

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Compounds

  • 冥默
  • 啞默悄靜哑默悄静
  • 啽默
  • 喑默
  • 幽默 (yōumò)
  • 幽默感 (yōumò gǎn)
  • 循默
  • 慎默
  • 打破沉默
  • 拱默
  • 沉默 (chénmò)
  • 沉默寡言
  • 沉默是金 (chénmò shì jīn)
  • 沖默冲默
  • 淵默渊默
  • 潛神默思潜神默思
  • 潛神默記潜神默记
  • 潛移默化潜移默化 (qiányímòhuà)
  • 潛移默奪潜移默夺
  • 潛移默運潜移默运
  • 理默
  • 默然無聲默然无声
  • 默照禪默照禅
  • 默片
  • 默示 (mòshì)
  • 默祐
  • 默禱默祷
  • 默稿
  • 默算
  • 默記默记
  • 默許默许 (mòxǔ)
  • 默認默认 (mòrèn)
  • 默誦默诵
  • 默識默识
  • 默讀默读 (mòdú)
  • 默默 (mòmò)
  • 默默不語默默不语
  • 默默無聞默默无闻
  • 默默無聲默默无声
  • 默默無言默默无言
  • 默默無語默默无语

Japanese

Kanji

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names, kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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Readings


Korean

Hanja

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

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Vietnamese

Han character

(mặc, mắc)

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