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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +15, 21 strokes, cangjie input 廿水竹田 (TEHW), four-corner 44169, composition)

  1. fence
  2. boundary
  3. outlying border

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1066, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32346
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1531, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3322, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+85E9

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (3)
Final: (66)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: fán
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʉɐn/ /bʷiɐn/ /biuɐn/ /buan/ /biuɐn/ /bĭwɐn/ /bʱi̯wɐn/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (1)
Final: (66)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: fān
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/pʉɐn/ /pʷiɐn/ /piuɐn/ /puan/ /piuɐn/ /pĭwɐn/ /pi̯wɐn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
fān ‹ pjon › /*par/ hedge, screen, fence

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2885 1 /*pan/
2909 1 /*ban/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana はん, romaji -han)

  1. fiefdom, domain

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(beon) (hangeul , revised beon, McCune-Reischauer pŏn, Yale pen)

  1. fence, hedge
  2. margin, boundary, border
  3. marquisate
  4. defence

Derived terms[edit]