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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 女火口月 (VFRB), four-corner 26927)

  1. a kind of thick, stiff silk

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 924, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27470
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1359, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3404, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7D79

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 吉掾切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kiuᴇnH/ /ki̯wɛnH/ /kiuɛnH/ /kʷiɛnH/ /kwianH/ /kĭwɛnH/ /kjuænH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
juàn ‹ kjwienH › /*[k]ʷen-s/ a kind of silk stuff

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
16061 2 /*kʷens/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Kanji in this term
きぬ
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana きぬ, romaji kinu)

  1. silk

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gyeon) (hangeul , revised gyeon, McCune-Reischauer kyŏn, Yale kyen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quyên, quyến)

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