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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Alternative forms[edit]

There are minor differences in where the last stroke of the top component (top-left to bottom-right diagonal) starts – on the second horizontal stroke or on the third.

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 手大日 (QKA), four-corner 50603, composition𡗗)

  1. spring (season)
  2. wanton

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 493, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13844
  • Dae Jaweon: page 856, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1496, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6625

See also[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (春), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 昌 (24)
Final: 諄
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 昌脣切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰiuɪn/ /t͡ɕʰi̯uĕn/ /t͡ɕʰiuĕn/ /t͡ɕʰʷin/ /cʰwin/ /t͡ɕʰĭuĕn/ /t͡ɕʰjuen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
chūn ‹ tsyhwin › /*tʰun/ springtime
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12573 2 /*tʰjun/ 說文從艸從日屯聲,實屯繁化轉註字

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. spring (season)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana はる, romaji haru)

  1. spring (season)

Synonyms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chun) (hangeul , revised chun, McCune-Reischauer ch'un, Yale chwun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(xuân)

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