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U+7AEF, 端
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7AEF

[U+7AEE]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7AF0]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 117 +9, 14 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿山一月 (YTUMB), four-corner 02127, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 872, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25806
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1303, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2714, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7AEF

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
端-silk.svg 端-bigseal.svg 端-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
toːlʔ, *sʰrolʔ
toːlʔ, *toːn
tjols
djol, *djon
djol, *djon
djols
toːn
toːn, *tjonʔ
toːn, *tʰoːn
toːn
toːn
toːns, *djonʔ
tʰoːn, *tjon
tʰoːn
tʰoːn, *tʰoːns
stʰons, *tjon, *tʰjons, *djon
tjon
tʰjonʔ
djon
djon
djon
djon, *djonʔ
djonʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *toːn): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *toːn).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • toaⁿ - vernacular;
  • toan - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (5)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tuɑn/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʷɑn/
Shao
Rongfen
/tuɑn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/twan/
Li
Rong
/tuɑn/
Wang
Li
/tuɑn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tuɑn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
duān
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
duān
Middle
Chinese
‹ twan ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˤor/
English tip (n.)

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. 2500
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*toːn/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to hold something level with hand
  2. end; tip
  3. beginning; start
  4. upright; erect
  5. to wipe out; to destroy altogether
  6. () (phonology) a Middle Chinese initial and the 'Phags-pa script letter (d-)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
はし
Grade: S
kun’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana はし, rōmaji hashi)

  1. an edge; the beginning or end of something

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dan) (hangeul , revised dan, McCune-Reischauer tan, Yale tan)

  1. See

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đoan)

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