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U+831C, 茜
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-831C

[U+831B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+831D]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿一金田 (TMCW), four-corner 44601, composition西)

  1. madder, Rubia cordifolia
  2. reeds

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1027, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30871
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1486, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3200, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+831C

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series (西) (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sɯːl, *sɯːl
*sraːls, *sɯːlʔ
西 *sɯːl
*sɯːl
*sɯːl
*sɯːl, *sɯːls
*sʰɯːns
*hjɯnʔ

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (14)
Final () (85)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʰenH/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sʰenH/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰɛnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sʰɛnH/
Li
Rong
/t͡sʰenH/
Wang
Li
/t͡sʰienH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sʰienH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qiàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 13243
Phonetic
component
西
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sʰɯːns/

Definitions[edit]

  1. madder
  2. dark red
  3. to dye red

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. Used in people's names, or transliteration of people's names

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. madder (plant)
  2. madder red

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Combination of (aka) and (ne).

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あかね, katakana アカネ, rōmaji akane)

  1. madder (plant)

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana あかね, rōmaji Akane)

  1. A female given name

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thiến)

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