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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from  ((left side) → ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 5 +6, 7 strokes, cangjie input 竹口山 (HRU), composition)

  1. noun: chaos, rebellion, uprising or revolt
  2. verb: confused, be disordered; be disturbed

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 84, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 187
  • Dae Jaweon: page 171, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 53, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+4E71

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping lyun6, Yale lyun6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana らん, romaji ran)

  1. revolt, rebellion

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ran) (hangeul , revised ran, McCune-Reischauer ran)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin luàn (luan4), Wade-Giles luan4)

Adjective[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin luàn)

  1. in disorder, in a confusion
  2. confused

Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin luàn)

  1. disorder
  2. upheaval
  3. chaos
  4. riot
  5. turmoil
  6. unrest

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin luàn)

  1. to confuse
  2. to mix up
  3. to jumble

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(loạn)