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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): 𤤴 ‎(two jade) +  ‎(knife)

To cut jade to pieces with knife.

Han character[edit]

(radical 96 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 一土戈中土 (MGILG), four-corner 11114)

  1. class, group, grade
  2. squad
  3. job

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 731, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20976
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1142, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1113, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+73ED

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (69)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɣan/
Pan
Wuyun
/pɯan/
Shao
Rongfen
/pɐn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/paɨn/
Li
Rong
/pan/
Wang
Li
/pan/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pan/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bān
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
bān
Middle
Chinese
‹ pæn ›
Old
Chinese
/*pˤ<r>an/
English divide, distribute

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. 224
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*praːn/

Noun[edit]

  1. (school) class, group
  2. (military) squad

Usage notes[edit]

Classifier[edit]

  1. group

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. group, party, section

Readings[edit]

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana はん, romaji -han)

  1. group, party
  2. (military) section

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ban) (hangeul , revised ban, McCune-Reischauer pan, Yale pan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ban, băn)

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