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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿廿X金 (TTXC), four-corner 44237)

  1. reed, Phragmites australis ( <= Phragmites communis), common reed

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1050, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31621
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1511, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3269, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+84B9

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
蒹-seal.svg

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (157)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kem/
Pan
Wuyun
/kem/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɛm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɛm/
Li
Rong
/kem/
Wang
Li
/kiem/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kiem/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiān
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiān
Middle
Chinese
‹ kem ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ˤem/
English rush, sedge

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. 6066
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*keːm/

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]

‎(gyeom) (hangeul , revised gyeom, McCune-Reischauer kyŏm, Yale kyem)

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