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U+822C, 般
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-822C

[U+822B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+822D]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 137 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹卜竹弓水 (HYHNE), four-corner 27447, composition)

  1. sort, manner, kind, category

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1009, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30388
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1467, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3057, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+822C

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
般-oracle.svg 般-bronze.svg 般-silk.svg 般-bigseal.svg 般-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
praːn
praːn, *paːn, *baːn
baːl, *baːn
baːl, *baːn
paːn
baːn
baːn
baːn
baːn
baːn
baːn
baːn
baːn

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (boat) +  (rotate).

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • poaⁿ - vernacular;
  • pan, poan - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 2/3 3/3
Initial () (1) (1)
Final () (62) (69)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () I II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/puɑn/ /pˠan/
Pan
Wuyun
/pʷɑn/ /pᵚan/
Shao
Rongfen
/puɑn/ /pɐn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pwan/ /paɨn/
Li
Rong
/puɑn/ /pan/
Wang
Li
/puɑn/ /pan/
Bernard
Karlgren
/puɑn/ /pan/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bān bān
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3
No. 227 231
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
𤳖
Old
Chinese
/*praːn/ /*paːn/

Definitions[edit]

  1. sort; kind; class
  2. like; similar to
    兄弟感情  ―  xiōngdì bān de gǎnqíng  ―  brotherly affection
  3. Alternative form of (bān, “to move”).
  4. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3
Initial () (3)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/buɑn/
Pan
Wuyun
/bʷɑn/
Shao
Rongfen
/buɑn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bwan/
Li
Rong
/buɑn/
Wang
Li
/buɑn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱuɑn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
pán
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 3/3
No. 241
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*baːn/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to rotate
  2. to go back and forth; to linger
  3. joyful; amused
  4. large

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 般若 (bōrě).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. sort, kind, class

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ban) (hangeul , revised ban, McCune-Reischauer pan, Yale pan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ban, bàn, bơn, bát)

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