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U+61F8, 懸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-61F8

[U+61F7]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+61F9]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 61 +16, 20 strokes, cangjie input 月火心 (BFP), four-corner 62339, composition)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 408, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11462
  • Dae Jaweon: page 749, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2368, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+61F8

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡʷeːn, *ɡʷeːns
*ɡʷeːn

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡʷeːn): phonetic  (OC *ɡʷeːn, *ɡʷeːns) + semantic  (heart) – to be concerned (in one’s heart).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

trad.
simp.

Note:
  • hèng - vernacular;
  • hièng - literary.
Note:
  • hiân - literary;
  • soân - vernacular (俗).

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (86)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwen/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷen/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɛn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwɛn/
Li
Rong
/ɣuen/
Wang
Li
/ɣiwen/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣiwen/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xuán
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xuán
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwen ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-kʷˤe[n]/ (error in B&S 2014, should be *Cə.[ɡ]ʷˤe[n] to account for Mǐn)
English suspend

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. 13577
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷeːn/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to hang; to suspend; to hoist
  2. to be hung
  3. to announce
  4. to feel anxious
  5. to imagine
  6. to raise
  7. unsettled; unresolved
  8. (colloquial) dangerous
  9. far apart
  10. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

trad.
simp.
alt. forms

Note: vernacular.
Note: vernacular.
Note: vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (86)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwen/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷen/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɛn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwɛn/
Li
Rong
/ɣuen/
Wang
Li
/ɣiwen/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣiwen/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xuán
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xuán
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwen ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-kʷˤe[n]/ (error in B&S 2014, should be *Cə.[ɡ]ʷˤe[n] to account for Mǐn)
English suspend

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. 13577
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷeːn/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Min) tall; high
  2. (Min Nan) of high level; above average
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of (“tall; high”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Jinan
Xi'an
Wuhan
Chengdu
Yangzhou
Hefei
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian
Changting
Wuping
Liancheng
Ninghua
Jin Taiyuan
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou
Fuqing
Matsu
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Kaohsiung
Tainan
Taichung
Hsinchu
Lukang
Sanxia
Yilan
Kinmen
Magong
Penang
Singapore
Chaozhou
Shantou
Puxian Min Putian
Xianyou
Wu Suzhou
Wenzhou
Xiang Changsha
Shuangfeng
Note † - of a person's height

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. suspend

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hyeon)

  • Eumhun:
    • Sound (hangeul): (revised: hyeon, McCune-Reischauer: hyŏn, Yale: hyen)
    • Name (hangeul): 매달 현
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(huyền)

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