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U+8793, 螓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8793

[U+8792]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8794]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142, +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 中戈手大木 (LIQKD), four-corner 55191, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1093, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33404
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1558, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2875, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+8793

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ʔsiːn, *ʔsrin
*zin
*zin
*ʔsrin
*ʔsrin
*ʔsrin
*ʔsrin
*ʔsrin

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zin): semantic  (worm) + phonetic  (OC *zin)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (43)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ziɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡zin/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zjen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡zin/
Li
Rong
/d͡ziĕn/
Wang
Li
/d͡zĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱi̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qín
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10498
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zin/

Definitions[edit]

  1. a small cicada with a square head
  2. housefly

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): しん (shin), じん (jin)
  • Kun: なつ (natsu), ぜみ (zemi)