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U+526A, 剪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-526A

[U+5269]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+526B]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 18 +9, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿月弓竹 (TBNH), four-corner 80227, composition)

  1. scissors
  2. cut, divide, separate

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 142, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2088
  • Dae Jaweon: page 322, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 347, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+526A

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms
𣦃

Glyph origin[edit]

Originally 𣦃 or , a phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ʔslenʔ): phonetic  (OC *zleːn) + semantic  (knife). Since has replaced , an additional has been added.

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /t͡ɕian²¹⁴/
Harbin /t͡ɕian²¹³/
Tianjin /t͡ɕian¹³/
Jinan /t͡ɕiã⁵⁵/
Qingdao /t͡siã⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /t͡sian⁵³/
Xi'an /t͡ɕiã⁵³/
Xining /t͡ɕiã⁵³/
Yinchuan /t͡ɕian⁵³/
Lanzhou /t͡ɕiɛ̃n⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /t͡ɕian⁵¹/
Wuhan /t͡ɕiɛn⁴²/
Chengdu /t͡ɕian⁵³/
Guiyang /t͡ɕian⁴²/
Kunming /t͡ɕiɛ̃⁵³/
Nanjing /t͡sien²¹²/
Hefei /t͡ɕiĩ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡ɕie⁵³/
Pingyao /t͡ɕie̞⁵³/
Hohhot /t͡ɕie⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /t͡ɕi³⁵/
Suzhou /t͡siɪ⁵¹/
Hangzhou /t͡ɕiẽ̞⁵³/
Wenzhou /t͡ɕi³⁵/
Hui Shexian /t͡se³⁵/
Tunxi /t͡siɛ³¹/
Xiang Changsha /t͡siẽ⁴¹/
Xiangtan /t͡siẽ⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /t͡ɕiɛn²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /t͡sien³¹/
Taoyuan /t͡sien³¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sin³⁵/
Nanning /t͡sin³⁵/
Hong Kong /t͡sin³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sian⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡sɛiŋ³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡saiŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡siaŋ⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /t͡sin²¹³/
/ka²³/ 訓鉸

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (13)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡siᴇnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡siɛnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sjænX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sianX/
Li
Rong
/t͡siɛnX/
Wang
Li
/t͡sĭɛnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡si̯ɛnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiǎn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10244
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔslenʔ/
Notes

Verb[edit]

  1. to cut (paper, etc.)
    草機 / 草机  ―  jiǎncǎojī  ―  lawnmower (lit. grass-cutting machine)
      ―  jiǎndāo  ―  scissors (lit. cutting knife)

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (qiē, “to slice”)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeon) (hangeul , revised jeon, McCune-Reischauer chŏn)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tiện, tiễn)

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