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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 竹心日 (HPA), four-corner 72604, composition)

  1. dusk, nightfall, twilight, dark

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 491, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13806
  • Dae Jaweon: page 854, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1492, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+660F

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 魂
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 呼昆切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/huən/ /xuən/ /xuən/ /huon/ /hwən/ /xuən/ /xuən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
hūn ‹ xwon › /*m̥ ˤu[n]/ dusk, dark

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
5529 1 /*hmɯːn/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. dark
  2. evening, dusk

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(hon) (hangeul , revised hon, McCune-Reischauer hon, Yale hon)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hôn, hon)

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