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U+8EDF, 軟
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8EDF

[U+8EDE]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8EE0]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 159 +4, 11 strokes, cangjie input 十十弓人 (JJNO), four-corner 57082, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1240, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38213
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1716, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3518, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+8EDF

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*njɯ, *noːʔ
*nuːs, *njonʔ, *nuːns
*noːls, *njon
*noːls, *noːnʔ, *noːns
*noːls, *noːns, *njonʔ
*noːnʔ
*noːnʔ
*noːnʔ, *noːns
*noːns, *njonʔ
*njon, *njonʔ
*njonʔ
*njonʔ
*njonʔ, *njunʔ
*njonʔ
*njonʔ
*njonʔ
*nuːns

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (38)
Final () (78)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ȵiuᴇnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ȵʷiɛnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵʑjuænX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ȵwianX/
Li
Rong
/ȵiuɛnX/
Wang
Li
/ȵʑĭwɛnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȵʑi̯wɛnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ruǎn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10902
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*njonʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. soft; flexible; pliable
  2. soft; gentle; mild
  3. weak; feeble

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yeon) (hangeul , revised yeon, McCune-Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhuyễn, nhiễn, nhũn, nhung)

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