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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 154 +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十廿月金 (JTBC), four-corner 40806, composition)

  1. forge ahead
  2. energetic
  3. used as a surname
  4. 22nd hexagram of the I Ching

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1207, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36727
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1671, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3630, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+8CC1

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/4

Initial: (3)
Final: (21)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: féi
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʉi/ /bʷɨi/ /biuəi/ /buj/ /biuəi/ /bĭwəi/ /bʱwe̯i/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/4

Initial: (3)
Final: (59)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: fén
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/bɨun/ /biun/ /biuən/ /bun/ /biuən/ /bĭuən/ /bʱi̯uən/
Character (), Pronunciation 3/4

Initial: (1)
Final: (55)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: bēn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/puən/ /puon/ /puən/ /pwən/ /puən/ /puən/ /puən/
Character (), Pronunciation 4/4

Initial: (1)
Final: (13)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: Chongniu III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: bì
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/pɣiᴇH/ /pɯiɛH/ /piɛH/ /pjiə̆H/ /pjeH/ /pǐeH/ /pie̯H/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
433 1 /*prals/
435 1 /*bɯl/
442 1 /*pɯːn/
461 1 /*bɯn/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. to decorate

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(bun) (hangeul , revised bun, McCune-Reischauer pun, Yale pun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, bôn)

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