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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 53 广+10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿X金 (ITXC), four-corner 00237, composition广)

  1. clean, upright, honorable, honest
  2. inexpensive

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

  • (inexpensive):

Derived characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 349, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9436
  • Dae Jaweon: page 659, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 896, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5EC9

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 鹽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 力鹽切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liᴇm/ /li̯ɛm/ /liɛm/ /liɛm/ /liam/ /lĭɛm/ /ljæm/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
lián ‹ ljem › /*(k-)rem/ frugal
lián ‹ ljem › /*[r]em/ angle

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
6042 2 /*ɡ·rem/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かど, romaji kado)

  1. grounds, suspicion

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana れん, romaji Ren)

  1. A male or female given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ryeom) (hangeul , revised ryeom, McCune-Reischauer ryŏm, Yale lyem)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(liêm, rèm)

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