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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 女十弓山 (VJNU), four-corner 43412, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 264, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6396
  • Dae Jaweon: page 531, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1062, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5A49

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 元
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 於阮切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔʉɐnX/ /ʔi̯wɐnX/ /ʔiuɐnX/ /ʔʷiɐnX/ /ʔuanX/ /ĭwɐnX/ /ʔiuɐnX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
wǎn ‹ ʔjwonX › /*[ʔ]o[n]ʔ/ beautiful

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
16290 3 /*qonʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. amiable, congenial
  2. restrained

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(wan) (hangeul , revised wan, McCune-Reischauer wan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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