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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 104 +17, 22 strokes, cangjie input 大弓火手 (KNFQ), four-corner 00151, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 783, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22629
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1192, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2704, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+766C

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *senʔ): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *sen, *senʔ, *sens).

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /ɕyan²¹⁴/
Harbin /ɕyan²¹³/
Tianjin /ɕyan¹³/
Jinan /ɕyã⁵⁵/
Qingdao /ɕyã⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /syan⁵³/
Xi'an /ɕiã⁵³/
Xining /ɕyã⁵³/
Yinchuan /ɕyan⁵³/
Lanzhou /ɕyɛ̃n⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /ɕyan⁵¹/
Wuhan /ɕiɛn⁴²/
Chengdu /ɕyan⁵³/
Guiyang /ɕian⁴²/
Kunming /ɕiɛ̃⁵³/
Nanjing /syen²¹²/
/sien²¹²/
Hefei /ɕyĩ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /ɕye⁵³/
Pingyao
Hohhot /ɕie⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /ɕi³⁵/
Suzhou /siɪ⁵¹/
Hangzhou /ɕiẽ̞⁵³/
Wenzhou /ɕi³⁵/
Hui Shexian /ɕye³⁵/
Tunxi /siɛ³¹/
Xiang Changsha /siẽ⁴¹/
Xiangtan /siẽ⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /ɕyɵn²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /sien³¹/
Taoyuan /sien³¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /sin³⁵/
Nanning /ɬyn³⁵/
Hong Kong /sin³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sian⁵³/
/t͡sʰuã⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡sʰiaŋ³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡sʰyiŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /siaŋ⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /sin²¹³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (16)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/siᴇnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/siɛnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/sjænX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sianX/
Li
Rong
/siɛnX/
Wang
Li
/sĭɛnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯ɛnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiǎn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xuǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ sjenX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[s]arʔ/
English ringworm

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. 13493
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*senʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (dermatology, pathology) ringworm; tinea

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(seon) (hangeul , revised seon, McCune-Reischauer sŏn, Yale sen)

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