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U+7240, 牀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7240

[U+723F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7241]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 90, +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女一木 (VMD), four-corner 24290, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Related characters[edit]

  • (Modern form in Chinese and Japanese)

Further reading[edit]

Chinese Wikisource has digitized text of the Kangxi Dictionary entry for :

Wikisource


  • KangXi: page 691, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19763
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1104, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2374, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7240

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Bronze inscriptions Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Qin slip script Small seal script
爿-bronze-shang.svg 爿-oracle.svg 牀-bronze-warring.svg 牀-silk.svg 牀-slip.svg 牀-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zraŋ): phonetic  (OC *braːn, *zaŋ) + semantic .

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“bed; couch; framework; chassis; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant traditional form of .)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Counter[edit]

(しょう) (-shō

  1. Alternative form of

Korean[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC d͡ʒɨɐŋ). Recorded as Middle Korean 사ᇰ (Yale: sang) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

Hanja[edit]

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 평상 (pyeongsang sang))

  1. Hanja form? of (bed).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: sàng (()(trang)(thiết))[1][2][3][4][5], giường[4], giầng[4]
: Nôm readings: giường[1][2][3][4][5], sàng[2][4][5][6], giàng[2], giầng[5]

  1. Hán tự form of sàng (winnowing basket).
  2. Nôm form of giường (bed).

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