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U+6CD4, 泔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6CD4

[U+6CD3]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6CD5]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85, +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 水廿一 (ETM), four-corner 34170, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 616, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17289
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1010, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1580, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6CD4

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
泔-seal.svg 泔-bigseal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kaːm): semantic  (water) + phonetic  (OC *kaːm).

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (143)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɑm/
Pan
Wuyun
/kɑm/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kam/
Li
Rong
/kɑm/
Wang
Li
/kɑm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
gān
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3655
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kaːm/

Definitions[edit]

  1. water from washing rice; kitchen slops

Compounds[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Vietic: *kəːm (cooked rice)

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Min Dong, Hokkien) Alternative form of (“rice water”).
  2. (Hokkien) Alternative form of (“sticky and watery”).

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 泔淡.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): かん (kan); ごん (gon)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eum (geom))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: cam

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References[edit]