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See also:
U+5C20, 尠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C20

[U+5C1F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5C21]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 42, +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿女火竹 (TVFH), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 297, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7523
  • Dae Jaweon: page 592, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 565, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+5C20

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (16) (16)
Final () (77) (24)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/siᴇnX/ /sɨoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/siɛnX/ /sioH/
Shao
Rongfen
/sjænX/ /sioH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sianX/ /suə̆H/
Li
Rong
/siɛnX/ /sioH/
Wang
Li
/sĭɛnX/ /sĭuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯ɛnX/ /si̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiǎn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 13535 13709
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*senʔ/ /*smos/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. Alternative form of (“few”).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. at least
  2. not a little

Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): せん (sen)
  • Kun: すくない (sukunai)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seon) (hangeul , revised seon, McCune–Reischauer sŏn)

  1. very few
  2. seldom
  3. rarely

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: tiển

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References[edit]