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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(cart) + (cover)

Han character[edit]

(radical 159 +2, 9 strokes, cangjie input 月十田十 (BJWJ), four-corner 37506, composition)

  1. army, military
  2. soldiers, troops

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1239, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38179
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1713, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3513, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8ECD

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 文
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 舉云切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɨun/ /ki̯uən/ /kiuən/ /kiun/ /kun/ /kĭuən/ /kiuən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jūn ‹ kjun › /*kʷər {*[k]ʷər}/ army; camp
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7333 2 /*kun/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ぐん, romaji gun)

  1. army

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gun)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: gun, McCune-Reischauer: kun, Yale: kwun)
  • Name (hangeul): 군사 (revised: gunsa, McCune-Reischauer: kunsa, Yale: kwunsa)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quân)

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