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U+8340, 荀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8340

[U+833F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8341]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 廿心日 (TPA), four-corner 44627, composition)

  1. used as a surname
  2. ancient state
  3. plant

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1029, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30929
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1488, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3207, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8340

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
荀-bigseal.svg 荀-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*skins
*skʰinʔ
*ɡʷreːn, *sqʰʷin
*qʰʷiːns
*qʰʷiːns, *ɡʷiːns, *sqʰʷin, *qʰʷjins, *ŋʷjin
*ɡʷiːn
*ɡʷiːn, *qʰʷreːŋ
迿 *ɡʷiːns, *sqʰʷins
*ɡʷiːns, *sqʰʷin
*l'iːŋ, *sqʰʷin, *sɢʷin, *ɢʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷin, *sɢʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷin
*sqʰʷinʔ
*sqʰʷinʔ
*sɢʷin
*sɢʷins
*sɢʷins
*sɢʷins
*kʷin
*kʷin
*kʷin
*kʷin, *kʷrin
*kʷins
*ɡʷin
*ɢʷin, *ɡʷinʔ
*ɢʷin
*ɢʷins
*qʰʷreːŋ, *qʰʷreːŋs
*qʰʷreːŋ
*qʰʷreːŋ
*qʰʷreːŋ
*ɡʷeŋ
*ɡʷeŋ
*ɡʷeŋ
*sqʰʷrid

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (16)
Final () (47)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/siuɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/sʷin/
Shao
Rongfen
/sjuen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/swin/
Li
Rong
/siuĕn/
Wang
Li
/sĭuĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯uĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xūn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xún
Middle
Chinese
‹ swin ›
Old
Chinese
/*s.qʷi[n]/
English spec. of plant; (proper name]

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. 16382
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sqʰʷin/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(sun) (hangeul , revised sun, McCune-Reischauer sun, Yale swun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuân)

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