Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: , , and «

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
巛-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script
巛-oracle.svg 巛-bronze.svg 巛-silk.svg

Han character[edit]

(radical 47 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 女女女 (VVV) or X女女女 (XVVV), composition𡿨𡿨𡿨)

  1. river
  2. KangXi radical 47

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 323, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8669
  • Dae Jaweon: page 624, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1097, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5DDB

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (29)
Final: (55)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: kūn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰuən/ /kʰuon/ /kʰuən/ /kʰwən/ /kʰuən/ /kʰuən/ /kʰuən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
chuān ‹ tsyhwen › /*t.l̥u[n] (MC -jwen is irregular)/ stream, river

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
1630 2 /*kʰuːn/

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Readings[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(xuyên, sào)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.