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See also: , , and 线

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女火竹日水 (VFHAE), four-corner 26932, composition)

  1. clue

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 930, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27641
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1368, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3428, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7DDA

Chinese[edit]

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trad.
simp. 线

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 私箭切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siᴇnH/ /si̯ɛnH/ /siɛnH/ /siɛnH/ /sianH/ /sĭɛnH/ /sjænH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
10727 2 /*sqʰeːns/ 古文綫

Definitions[edit]

  1. thread, line, wire, string
    釣線钓线 (“fishing line”)
    電線电线 (“electric wire”)
  2. ray
    光線光线 (“ray of light”)
  3. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana せん, romaji sen)

  1. a line
  2. a level
  3. a beam

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuyến)

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