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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 24 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 火手 (FQ), four-corner 90500, composition ⿻⿱)

  1. Shuōwén Jiězì radical №18

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 156, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2707
  • Dae Jaweon: page 354, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 46, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+534A

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/puɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/pʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/puɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pwanH/
Li
Rong
/puɑnH/
Wang
Li
/puɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/puɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
bàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ panH ›
Old
Chinese
/*pˤan-s/
English half

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 243
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*paːns/

Definitions[edit]

  1. half
  2. very little
  3. halfway
  4. partially
  5. semi-

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. half

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana はん, romaji -han)

  1. half

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ban) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer pan, Yale pan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bán, bướng, ban, bận, bớn)

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