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U+6382, 掂
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6382

[U+6381]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6383]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 64 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 手戈卜口 (QIYR), four-corner 50061, composition)

  1. to heft, hold or weigh in palm

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 436, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12235
  • Dae Jaweon: page 785, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1903, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6382

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*taːm
*ɦlaːm, *hljems, *hl'eːms
*ɦlaːm
*rteːm, *rdeːms, *teːm, *tʰjeb
*rteːms
*sreːm
*nem
*nem
*slem, *ʔl'ɯm
*tem
*tem, *teːms, *tʰeːm
*tems, *tʰem
*tʰem, *ɡrem, *tʰeːb
*ʔljem, *tjems
*tjemʔ
*tjems, *teːm
*hljem, *hljems
*hljem, *teːms
*njem
*lem
*teːm
*tiːm
*teːmʔ
*teːmʔ, *teːms
*tiːms
*tiːms, *tim
*tʰeːm
*deːmʔ
*neːm
*neːm
*ʔl'ɯm
*teːb
*teːb, *tʰeːb
*tʰeːb
*tʰeːb
*tʰeːb
*tʰeːb

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tiːm): semantic  (hand) + phonetic  (OC *tiːms).

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]



Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 16720
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
𩬑
Old
Chinese
/*tiːm/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to weigh in the hand
  2. to break; to snap off
  3. to haggle over; to bother about
  4. to take

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 𠶧

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. straight; upright
  2. (of matters) settled; steady; OK
  3. (of speech) clear and smooth

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. to touch

Etymology 4[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

(Hokkien)

  1. to weigh in the hand
  2. heavy
  3. (of colour) dark

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giếm)

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