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U+5766, 坦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5766

[U+5765]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5767]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 32, +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 土日一 (GAM), four-corner 46110, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 226, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4971
  • Dae Jaweon: page 461, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 431, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5766

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tjaʀ, *tanʔ, *tjanʔ
*taːnʔ
*daːn, *daːn
*taːnʔ, *taːns
*taːnʔ, *taːns, *daːnʔ
*taːnʔ
*taːnʔ, *tʰaːn, *djans
*taːnʔ, *taːns, *taːd
*taːnʔ, *taːns, *taːd
*taːns
*taːns
*tʰaːn, *rteːn
*tʰaːnʔ
*daːn, *daːnʔ, *daːns
*daːn
*daːn
*daːn, *djan
*daːn, *tan
*daːnʔ, *rdeːns
*daːnʔ, *tanʔ, *tans
*daːnʔ
*daːnʔ
*daːns, *djan
*tan, *danʔ, *dans
*tan
*tjan, *tjanʔ
*tjan
*tjan
*tjan
*tjans
*djanʔ
*djans
*hljan
*taːd, *ʔraːd
*taːd
*taːd
*taːd, *tjad
*taːd

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • thán - literary;
  • tháⁿ - vernacular.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (6)
    Final () (61)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /tʰɑnX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /tʰɑnX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /tʰɑnX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /tʰanX/
    Li
    Rong
    /tʰɑnX/
    Wang
    Li
    /tʰɑnX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /tʰɑnX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    tǎn
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    tǎn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ thanX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[tʰ]ˁa[n]ʔ/
    English level, at ease

    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. 2059
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*tʰaːnʔ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. flat, smooth
      平坦 (píngtǎn, “level”)
    2. self-possessed
      坦然 (tǎnrán, “calm”)
    3. honest, frank

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (tan) (hangeul )

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Alternative forms[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (thản, đất, đắt, đứt, đật, ngẩn, thưỡn)

    1. earth; soil; dirt

    Compounds[edit]

    Usage notes[edit]

    • Chữ Nôm. The modern Vietnamese equivalent is đất.

    References[edit]