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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 96 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 一土月竹山 (MGBHU), composition)

  1. appear, manifest, become visible

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Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 先
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 胡甸切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦenH/ /ɣienH/ /ɣenH/ /ɦenH/ /ɦɛnH/ /ɣienH/ /ɣɛnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiàn ‹ henH › /*N-[k]ˤen-s/ appear

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6207 2 /*ɡeːns/ 俗同見