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U+7247, 片
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7247

[U+7246]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7248]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 91, +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 中中一中 (LLML) or 中中一弓 (LLMN), four-corner 22027)

  1. Kangxi radical #91, .

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 692, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19813
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1105, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2014, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7247

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
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Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*braːn, *zaŋ
*pʰeːns
*pʰaːns

Mirror image of (OC *braːn, “piece”).

Shuowen: Half of (“wood; tree”) to denote “to pare; to slice”.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: piān - colloquial variant used in the sense “thin piece”, especially an electronic item, such as films, photographs, discs.
Note:
  • phìⁿ - vernacular;
  • phiàn - literary.
  • Wu

    • Dialectal data
    Variety Location
    Mandarin Beijing /pʰian⁵¹/
    Harbin /pʰian⁵³/ 膠~
    /pʰian⁴⁴/ 相~兒
    Tianjin /pʰian²¹/ 影~
    /pʰian⁵³/ 量詞
    Jinan /pʰiã²¹/
    Qingdao /pʰiã⁴²/
    Zhengzhou /pʰian³¹²/
    Xi'an /pʰiã⁵³/
    Xining /pʰiã⁵³/
    Yinchuan /pʰian⁵³/
    Lanzhou /pʰiɛ̃n¹³/
    Ürümqi /pʰian²¹³/
    Wuhan /pʰiɛn³⁵/
    Chengdu /pʰian¹³/
    Guiyang /pʰian²¹³/
    Kunming /pʰiɛ̃²¹²/
    Nanjing /pʰien⁴⁴/
    Hefei /pʰiĩ⁵³/
    Jin Taiyuan /pʰie⁵³/ 字~~
    /pʰie⁴⁵/ 一~
    Pingyao /pʰie̞⁵³/ 名片
    /pʰie̞³⁵/ 女陰
    Hohhot /pʰie⁵³/ 藥~子
    /pʰie⁵⁵/ ~面
    Wu Shanghai /pʰi³⁵/
    Suzhou /pʰiɪ⁵¹³/
    Hangzhou /pʰiẽ̞⁴⁴⁵/
    Wenzhou /pʰi⁴²/
    Hui Shexian /pʰe³²⁴/
    Tunxi /pʰiɛ⁴²/
    Xiang Changsha /pʰiẽ⁵⁵/
    Xiangtan /pʰiẽ⁵⁵/
    Gan Nanchang /pʰiɛn²¹³/
    Hakka Meixian /pʰien³¹/
    Taoyuan /pʰien³¹/
    Cantonese Guangzhou /pʰin³³/
    Nanning /pʰin³³/
    Hong Kong /pʰin³³/
    Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /pʰian²¹/
    /pʰĩ²¹/
    Fuzhou (Min Dong) /pʰiɛŋ²¹²/
    Jian'ou (Min Bei) /pʰiŋ³³/
    Shantou (Min Nan) /pʰiaŋ²¹³/
    /pʰĩ²¹³/
    Haikou (Min Nan) /fin³⁵/
    /fi³⁵/

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (2)
    Final () (85)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /pʰenH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /pʰenH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /pʰɛnH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /pʰɛnH/
    Li
    Rong
    /pʰenH/
    Wang
    Li
    /pʰienH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /pʰienH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    piàn
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    piàn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ phenH ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*pʰˤe[n]-s/
    English half; partial

    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. 9740
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*pʰeːns/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. thin piece; flake; slice
      •   ―  piànzi  ―  flake, small piece
    2. film; TV play; photograph; record
      •   ―  yǐngpiàn  ―  film, movie
      •   ―  piānzi  ―  film, movie, film reel
    3. (medicine) tablet
    4. to slice; to carve thin
    5. partial; incomplete; one-sided
      •   ―  piànmiàn  ―  unilateral, one-sided
    6. Classifier for slices.
      • 面包  ―  piàn miànbāo  ―  a slice of bread
    7. Classifier for flat objects such as leaves and pieces of paper.
    8. Classifier for small nonspherical medicinal objects such as pills, tablets.
    9. Classifier for tracts of land and areas of water.
    10. Classifier for CDs, movies and DVDs.
    11. (used with numeral ) Classifier for scenarios, scenes, feelings, atmospheres, sounds, clouds.

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    Readings[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Cognate with (kata).

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana かた, rōmaji kata)

    1. one part of a two-way pair
    2. partial

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (pyeon) (hangeul , revised pyeon, McCune–Reischauer p'yŏn, Yale phyen)

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    Compounds[edit]


    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (phiến, phiện)

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