火山

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

From  ("fire") +  ("mountain").

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (火山, reconstructed)
Character (火), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 戈
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 呼果切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/huɑX/ /xuɑX/ /xuɑX/ /huɑX/ /hwaX/ /xuɑX/ /xuɑX/
Character (山), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 生 (21)
Final: 山
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 所閒切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃɣɛn/ /ʂăn/ /ʃɛn/ /ʃɯæn/ /ʂəɨn/ /ʃæn/ /ʃæn/

Noun[edit]

火山

  1. volcano

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (火山):


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
さん > ざん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

(fire) + (mountain).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

火山 (hiragana かざん, romaji kazan)

  1. volcano, literally "fire mountain".

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

火山 (hwasan) (hangeul 화산)

  1. Hanja form? of 화산, “volcano”.