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U+5BEC, 寬
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5BEC

[U+5BEB]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5BED]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Alternative forms[edit]

Note that in Hong Kong and Taiwan, the component above is written with instead of . Also note that the Japanese shinjitai character, which has one dot missing is encoded as a separate character, (U+5BDB).

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +12, 14 strokes, cangjie input 十廿月戈 (JTBI), four-corner 30216, composition(GJKV) or ⿳(HT))

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 292, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7322
  • Dae Jaweon: page 578, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 947, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5BEC

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰoːn
*kʰoːn, *kʰuːn
*ɡoːn
*kʰuːn

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰoːn): semantic  (house) + phonetic  (OC *ɡoːn, goat).

House is spacious. See also .

Pronunciation[edit]


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

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (29)
    Final () (62)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /kʰuɑn/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /kʰʷɑn/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /kʰuɑn/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /kʰwan/
    Li
    Rong
    /kʰuɑn/
    Wang
    Li
    /kʰuɑn/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /kʰuɑn/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    kuān
    Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    kuān
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ khwan ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[k]ʷʰˤa[n]/
    English vast, wide

    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. 5346
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kʰoːn/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. wide; broad
    2. spacious; vast
    3. loose
    4. width

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (gwan) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer kwan)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (khoan, khoăn)

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