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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
卷-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 26 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 火手尸山 (FQSU), four-corner 90712)

  1. scroll
  2. curl
  3. to make a comeback

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 159, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2860
  • Dae Jaweon: page 365, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 315, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5377

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/4

Initial: (30)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiuᴇn/ /gi̯wɛn/ /ɡiuɛn/ /ɡʷiɛn/ /gwian/ /ɡĭwɛn/ /ɡjuæn/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/4

Initial: (30)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡʉɐnX/ /gi̯wɐnX/ /ɡiuɐnX/ /ɡʷiɐnX/ /guanX/ /ɡĭwɐnX/ /ɡiuɐnX/
Character (), Pronunciation 3/4

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kiuᴇnX/ /ki̯wɛnX/ /kiuɛnX/ /kʷiɛnX/ /kwianX/ /kĭwɛnX/ /kjuænX/
Character (), Pronunciation 4/4

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kiuᴇnH/ /ki̯wɛnH/ /kiuɛnH/ /kʷiɛnH/ /kwianH/ /kĭwɛnH/ /kjuænH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
juǎn ‹ kjwenX › /*[k](r)o[n]ʔ/ roll (v.)
quán ‹ gjwen › /*[ɡ]ʷren/ handsome

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
7166 3 /*ɡron/
7178 3 /*kronʔ/ 本聲
7182 3 /*krons/ 同弮:書卷
7206 3 𧯦 /*ɡonʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gwon) (hangeul , revised gwon, McCune-Reischauer kwŏn)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quyển, cuốn, quấn)

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