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U+55DB, 嗛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55DB

[U+55DA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+55DC]

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
嗛-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*r'eːms
*r'eːms
*kreːm
*kreːmʔ
*kʰreːms, *kʰreːmʔ, *kʰeːmʔ, *kʰeːms
*kʰreːmʔ
*ɡreːm, *keːm
*ɡreːm, *ɡ·reːm, *ɡ·reːmʔ, *ɡ·reːms, *ɡeːm
*ɡreːmʔ, *ɡreːms
*ɡreːmʔ, *ɡraːm
*ɡ·rem
*ɡ·rem
*ɡ·rem, *ɡ·reːm
*ɡ·rem
*ɡ·rem
*ɡ·rem, *ɡ·reːm
*ɡ·rem
*ɡ·remʔ
*ɡ·remʔ, *ɡ·reːm, *ɡ·reːmʔ
*kʰremʔ
*ŋɡremʔ
*ɡ·reːm
*ɡ·reːm
*ɡ·reːm
*keːm, *keːms
*keːm
*keːm
*keːm
*keːm
*kʰeːm
*kʰeːmʔ
*kʰeːmʔ
*kʰeːmʔ, *kʰeːb
*kʰeːms
*qʰeːm
*ɡeːm
*ɡeːmʔ
*kreːm

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 口廿X金 (RTXC), four-corner 68037, composition)

  1. bad harvest
  2. modest, humble, contended
  3. hold in the mouth
  4. cheek pouch

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 203, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4088
  • Dae Jaweon: page 425, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 670, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+55DB

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale hip3)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. pouch
  2. hold
  3. content
  4. insufficient
  5. put in mouth

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gyeom) (hangeul , revised gyeom, McCune-Reischauer kyŏm)

  1. humility
  2. bad harvest
  3. insufficient
  4. regret

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xián (xian2), Wade-Giles hsien2)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(khem)

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