椿

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椿 U+693F, 椿
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-693F

[U+693E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6940]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

椿 (radical 75 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 木手大日 (DQKA), four-corner 45963, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 538, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15090
  • Dae Jaweon: page 925, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1242, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+693F

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
椿

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tuːnʔ
*rduːn, *duːn, *tun
*donʔ, *duːn, *duːnʔ
*tuːnʔ, *tjuns
*tuːns
*tuːns
*tʰuːn, *tʰuːnʔ
*tʰuːnʔ
*duːn, *tun
*duːn
*duːn
*duːn
*duːn
*duːn, *stʰuːn
*duːn
*duːn
*duːn, *duːnʔ
*duːnʔ
*tun
*tʰun
*tʰun
椿 *tʰun
*tʰunʔ, *tʰjunʔ
*tjun
*tjun, *tjuns
*tjunʔ, *djun
*tʰjun
*tʰjunʔ
*tʰjunʔ
*tʰjunʔ
*djun
*hljunʔ
*hljuns

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character 椿
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (10)
Final () (47)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʈʰiuɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈʰʷin/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȶʰjuen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈʰwin/
Li
Rong
/ȶʰiuĕn/
Wang
Li
/ȶʰĭuĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȶʰi̯uĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chūn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character 椿
Reading # 1/1
No. 12566
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
椿
Old
Chinese
/*tʰun/

Definitions[edit]

椿

  1. Chinese toon (Toona sinensis), a type of tree that blooms white flowers in the summer and has edible leaves
  2. tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima)
  3. (figuratively) father
  4. of advanced age

See also[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Kanji[edit]

椿

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

椿 (hiragana つばき, katakana ツバキ, rōmaji tsubaki)

  1. ツバキ: camellia

Proper noun[edit]

椿 (hiragana つばき, rōmaji tsubaki)

  1. A female given name.

Alternative forms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

椿 (chun) (hangeul , revised chun, McCune-Reischauer ch'un, Yale chwun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

椿 (xoan, xuân, dăng)

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