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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 172 +10, 18 strokes, cangjie input 廿口口土 (TRRG), four-corner 44214, composition)

  1. a stork

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1368, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42120
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1874, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4104, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+96DA

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 桓
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 古玩切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑnH/ /kuɑnH/ /kuɑnH/ /kʷɑnH/ /kwanH/ /kuɑnH/ /kuɑnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
guàn ‹ kwanH › /*C.qʷˤar-s/ heron

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
4484 3 /*koːns/ 說文吅聲通作鸛

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gwan)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: gwan, McCune-Reischauer: kwan, Yale: kwan)
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See also[edit]