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U+6688, 暈
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6688

[U+6687]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6689]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 日月十十 (ABJJ) or X日月十十 (XABJJ), four-corner 60506, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 497, character 37
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14037
  • Dae Jaweon: page 865, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1527, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6688

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Oracle bone script Small seal script
暈-oracle.svg 暈-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qʰul
*qʰul
*qʰul
*qʰul
*qʰul, *ɡuːn, *ɡuːnʔ
*qʰul, *ɡuːn
*qʰul
*qʰons, *ɢuns
*kuːn
*kuːn, *ɢuns
*kuːnʔ, *ɡuːnʔ, *ɢuns
*kuːns, *ɡuːnʔ
*kuːns
*ŋɡuːn
*ŋɡuːn, *ŋɡuːns, *ɡuːn
*ŋɡuːns
*ɡuːn, *ɢuns
*ɡuːn, *ɡuːnʔ
*ɡuːn
*ɡuːn
*ɡuːn
*ɡuːnʔ
*kun
*kun, *kuns
*ŋɡunʔ
*ŋɡunʔ
*qʰun
*qunʔ
*qunʔ
*ɢuns
*ɢuns
*ɢuns

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɢuns): semantic  (Sun) + phonetic  (OC *kun).

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Note:
  • yūn - sense “to make one feel dizzy; vertigo” (Taiwan standard, Mainland variant).
  • Cantonese

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (35)
    Final () (59)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦɨunH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦiunH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣiuənH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦunH/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣiuənH/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣĭuənH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯uənH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yùn
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 7342
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɢuns/
    Notes

    Definitions[edit]

    1. (astronomy) halo (around the Sun or the Moon)
    2. a ring of light or colour, or a blurred area surrounding a luminous or coloured object; halo around a light or colour
    3. to make one feel dizzy; to feel the head spinning; to have vertigo

    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 2[edit]


    Note:
    • ūn - literary;
    • hūn/n̄g - vernacular.

    Definitions[edit]

    1. dizzy; giddy; lightheaded
    2. to faint; to pass out; to black out; to swoon
    3. (neologism, slang) to be overwhelmed (by something) and on the verge of passing out
      /   ―  yūn!  ―  Holy shit! [lit. I('m about to) faint.]

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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    Readings[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana かさ, rōmaji kasa)

    1. halo (atmospheric phenomenon)

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (hun, un) (hangeul , , revised hun, un, McCune-Reischauer hun, un, Yale hwun, wun)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (vừng, quầng, vầng, vựng)

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