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U+5C16, 尖
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C16

[U+5C15]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5C17]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 42, +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 火大 (FK), four-corner 90430, composition ⿱⿻(GTV) or ⿱(HJK))

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 297, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7480
  • Dae Jaweon: page 591, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 562, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5C16

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

(small) + (large) – the width of an object gradually changing from small to large.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • ziam1 - Chaozhou;
  • ziang1 - Chenghai.
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (13)
    Final () (153)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡siᴇm/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡siɛm/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡sjæm/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /t͡siam/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡siɛm/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡sĭɛm/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡si̯ɛm/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    jiān
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    zim1
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 5977
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ʔslem/
    Notes

    Definitions[edit]

    1. sharp; having a sharp tip; pointy
    2. acute
    3. shrewd

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (cheom) (hangeul , revised cheom, McCune–Reischauer ch'ŏm)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: tiêm

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