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U+3AC3, 㫃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-3AC3

[U+3AC2]
CJK Unified Ideographs Extension A
[U+3AC4]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 70, +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 卜尸人 (YSO), composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Bronze inscriptions Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Ancient script Small seal script
㫃-bronze-shang.svg 㫃-oracle.svg 㫃-bronze.svg 㫃-ancient.svg 㫃-seal.svg

Pictogram (象形) – a flag.

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (79)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠiᴇnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚiɛnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiænX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔianX/
Li
Rong
/ʔjɛnX/
Wang
Li
/ĭɛnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯ɛnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yǎn
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔjonX ›
Old
Chinese
/*qarʔ/
English fluttering streamer

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.

Definitions[edit]

  1. appearance of flags flying

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“cease, lay off, lay down”).
(This character, , is recorded in one or more historical dictionaries as an ancient form of .)