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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pictogram (象形) – an eye 目 peering 十 through a shield 厂.

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹十月山 (HJBU), four-corner 72264, composition𠂆)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 801, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23171
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1218, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2475, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+76FE

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (盾), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 船 (27)
Final: 諄
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 食尹切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʑiuɪnX/ /d͡ʑʰi̯uĕnX/ /d͡ʑiuĕnX/ /ʑʷinX/ /ʑwinX/ /d͡ʑĭuĕnX/ /ʑjuenX/
Character (盾), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 定 (7)
Final: 魂
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 徒損切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/duənX/ /dʱuənX/ /duənX/ /duonX/ /dwənX/ /duənX/ /duənX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dùn ‹ dwonX › /*lˤu[n]ʔ/ shield

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2623 2 /*l'uːnʔ/
2631 2 /*ɦljunʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. shield
  2. Dutch guilder
  3. Indonesia

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. shield, escutcheon

Readings[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
たて
Grade: S
kun'yomi

The nominalized form of the verb 立てる ‎(tateru, stand).

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana たて, romaji tate)

  1. a weapon stood up or erected before one's body to block and protect from attacks; a shield

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(sun, don) (hangeul , , revised sun, don, McCune-Reischauer sun, ton, Yale swun, ton)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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