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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (carriage) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 159 +8, 15 strokes, cangjie input 十十人一月 (JJOMB), four-corner 58027)

  1. wheel
  2. revolve, turn
  3. recur

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1245, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38400
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1722, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3540, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+8F2A

Chinese[edit]

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trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 諄
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 力迍切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liuɪn/ /li̯uĕn/ /liuĕn/ /lʷin/ /lwin/ /lĭuĕn/ /ljuen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
lún ‹ lwin › /*[r]u[n]/ wheel

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
8663 2 /*run/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. wheel; ring; loop

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
りん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Counter[edit]

(hiragana りん, romaji -rin)

  1. wheels
  2. flowers

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji wa)

  1. ring; circle
     (ひろ) () ()いた。
    hiroi wa o kaita.
    I drew a broad circle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryun>yun) (hangeul >, revised ryun>yun, McCune-Reischauer ryun>yun, Yale lyun>yun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(luân, lon, luôn)

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