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U+8E72, 蹲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8E72

[U+8E71]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8E73]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 157 +12, 19 strokes, cangjie input 口一廿田戈 (RMTWI), four-corner 68146, composition)

  1. squat, crouch
  2. idle about
  3. stay (somewhere)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1233, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 37874
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1705, character 42
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3741, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8E72

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ʔsuːn
*ʔsuːn
*ʔsuːn
*ʔsuːn, *ʔsun
*ʔsuːn
*ʔsuːnʔ
*ʔsuːnʔ
*ʔsuːnʔ
*ʔsuːnʔ
*zuːn
*zuːnʔ, *zuːns
*zuːns
*ʔsun
*ʔsun, *zun
*sʰun
*sʰun

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zuːn): semantic  (foot) + phonetic  (OC *ʔsuːn) – to sit.

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (55)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡zuən/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡zuon/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zuən/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡zwən/
Li
Rong
/d͡zuən/
Wang
Li
/d͡zuən/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱuən/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cún
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17993
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zuːn/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to sit
  2. to squat
  3. to stay (somewhere)
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of (“to squat”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Jinan 跍堆跍蹲
Xi'an 趷蹴
Wuhan
Chengdu
Yangzhou
Hefei
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian 𨁏
Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Jin Taiyuan 圪蹴
Min Bei Jian'ou 跍嚕
Min Dong Fuzhou
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Kaohsiung
Chaozhou
Wu Shanghai
Suzhou
Wenzhou 𧺤
Xiang Changsha
Shuangfeng

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (dialectal) to sprain one's leg by landing abruptly

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 蹲蹲 (“dancing rhythmically”).

Etymology 4[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. to gather; to assemble

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Alternative form of , only used in 蹲𧿙.

Etymology 6[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 蹲循 and 蹲節蹲节.

Etymology 7[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jun) (hangeul , revised jun, McCune-Reischauer chun, Yale cwun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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