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U+510B, 儋
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-510B

[U+510A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+510C]

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
儋-silk.svg 儋-bigseal.svg 儋-seal.svg



References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (large seal) and
  • Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*toːm, *taːm, *taːms
*taːm, *taːms
*ʔl'aːm
*taːm
*taːmʔ
*taːmʔ, *tjamʔ
*daːm, *daːmʔ, *daːms
*daːmʔ, *daːms
*tjam
*tjam
*tjam, *djam
*tjam
*tjam, *daːb, *tjaːb
*tʰjam, *tʰjams
*tʰjam, *tʰjams
*tʰjams
*djams
*lam
*lam
*tʰeːm, *tʰeːms

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +13, 15 strokes, cangjie input 人弓金口 (ONCR), four-corner 27261, composition)

  1. carry on a shoulder
  2. carry by two persons

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 119, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1195
  • Dae Jaweon: page 252, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 227, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+510B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping daam1, Yale daam1)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. small jar
  2. to bear a burden
  3. load of two

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune-Reischauer tam)

  1. small jar

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin dān (dan1), Wade-Giles tan1)

  1. small jar
  2. to bear a burden

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đam)

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