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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 79 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹十竹弓水 (HJHNE), four-corner 77447)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 584, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16619
  • Dae Jaweon: page 977, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2155, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6BB5

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/duɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/dʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/duɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dwanH/
Li
Rong
/duɑnH/
Wang
Li
/duɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱuɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
duàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
duàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ twanH ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˤo[n]-s/
English hammer

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. 2534
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*doːns/

Noun[edit]

  1. section, piece, division

Classifier[edit]

  1. measure word for a period of time

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname​.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. step
  2. rank; grade

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana だん, romaji dan)

  1. steps (up and down); stairs
  2. rating; ranking
  3. row; line (of text)

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana だん, romaji -dan)

  1. (after a number) -th rank; -th degree black belt (in karate, judo, etc)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(dan) (hangeul , revised dan, McCune-Reischauer tan, Yale tan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đoạn, đoàn)

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