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Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +18, 22 strokes, cangjie input 木廿口土 (DTRG), four-corner 44914, composition)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 563, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15926
  • Dae Jaweon: page 951, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1319, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6B0A

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡron): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *koːns).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (30)
Final () (80)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɡˠiuᴇn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɡʷᵚiɛn/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiuæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/gwian/
Li
Rong
/ɡjuɛn/
Wang
Li
/ɡĭwɛn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/gi̯wɛn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
quán
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
quán
Middle
Chinese
‹ gjwen ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɡ]ʷrar/
English weight of a steelyard

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. 4496
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡron/

Definitions[edit]

  1. power; authority
    /   ―  quán  ―  power; authority
  2. right; entitlement
    /   ―  quán  ―  right
    投票 / 投票  ―  tóupiàoquán  ―  right to vote

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gwon)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: gwon, McCune-Reischauer: kwŏn, Yale: kwen)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quyền, quàn, dào)

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