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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 日卜廿日 (AYTA), four-corner 60061, composition)

  1. dark
  2. obscure
  3. in secret, covert

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 498, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14065
  • Dae Jaweon: page 866, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1526, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6697

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
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Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (159)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔʌmH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔəmH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɒmH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəmH/
Li
Rong
/ʔᴀmH/
Wang
Li
/ɒmH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔămH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
àn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
àn
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔomH ›
Old
Chinese
/*qˤum-s/
English 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
Reading # 1/1
No. 15213
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qɯːms/

Adjective[edit]

  1. dark (without light)
    Antonyms: (guāng)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. darkness

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (Non-Tōyō character in place of which this character is written)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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