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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 96 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一土月山山 (MGBUU), four-corner 16110, composition𤣩)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 732, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21004
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1143, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1116, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+73FE

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡeːns): semantic  ‎(jewel) + phonetic  ‎(OC *keːns, *ɡeːns)

Etymology[edit]

Endopassive of (OC *keːns).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (85)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦenH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦenH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣɛnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦɛnH/
Li
Rong
/ɣenH/
Wang
Li
/ɣienH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣienH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xiàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ henH ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-[k]ˤen-s/
English appear

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. 6207
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡeːns/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. present; current
  2. to appear; to manifest; to become visible
  3. now

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(hyeon) (hangeul )

  1. current, present, existing
  2. appear

compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hiện, hẹn, kén)

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