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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

禽 禽 禽 禽
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Ideogram (指事) – an animal (离, bottom) being captured by a mouth (亼, top); compare . In current form, graphically  + .

Han character[edit]

(radical 114 +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 人卜山月 (OYUB), four-corner 80427, composition𠆢)

  1. birds, fowl
  2. used as a surname
  3. capture

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 848, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24893
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1270, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 199, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+79BD

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (禽), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 群 (30)
Final: 侵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 巨金切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiɪm/ /gi̯əm/ /ɡiəm/ /ɡim/ /gim/ /ɡĭĕm/ /ɡjem/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
qín ‹ gim › /*[C.ɢ](r)[ə]m/ bird; animal
qín ‹ gim › /*[C.ɢ](r)[ə]m/ catch, capture

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
6607 1 /*ɡrɯm/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(geum) (hangeul , revised geum, McCune-Reischauer kŭm, Yale kum)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cầm)

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