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U+9060, 遠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9060

[U+905F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9061]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 162, +10, 14 strokes in traditional Chinese and Korean, 13 strokes in mainland China and Japanese, cangjie input 卜土口女 (YGRV), four-corner 34303, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Related characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1263, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39047
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1757, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3869, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+9060

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. *
variant forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
遠-oracle.svg 遠-bronze.svg 遠-seal.svg 遠-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɢʷalʔ
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷan
*ɢʷanʔ, *ɢʷans

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɢʷanʔ, *ɢʷans): semantic  (walk) + phonetic  (OC *ɢʷan).

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Note:
  • huông - vernacular;
  • uōng - literary.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • hn̄g/hňg/huīⁿ - vernacular;
    • oán - literary.
    Note:
    • heng6 - vernacular;
    • iang2/iêng2 - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Initial () (35)
    Final () (66)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦʉɐnX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦʷiɐnX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣiuɐnX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦuanX/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣiuɐnX/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣĭwɐnX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯wɐnX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yuǎn
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    yuǎn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ hjwonX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*C.ɢʷanʔ/
    English far

    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
    Reading # 1/2
    No. 16226
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɢʷanʔ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. distant; remote; far
    2. not intimate; distant
    3. profound
    4. (intensifier in a comparison) much; by far
    Antonyms[edit]
    • (far): (jìn)

    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 2[edit]



    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Initial () (35)
    Final () (66)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦʉɐnH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦʷiɐnH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣiuɐnH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦuanH/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣiuɐnH/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣĭwɐnH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯wɐnH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yuàn
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    No. 16227
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɢʷans/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. to distance oneself from; to keep at a distance
    2. A surname​.

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. distant, far
    2. temporally long
    3. unfriendly, keep away
    4. deep, profound
    5. estranged
    6. Tōtōmi Province

    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]

    Etymology 1[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    とお
    Grade: 2
    kun’yomi

    ⟨to2po⟩ → */təpo//tofo//towo//toː/

    From Old Japanese.

    Stem of classical adjective 遠し (tōshi), modern 遠い (tōi, distant, far).[1]

    Prefix[edit]

    (hiragana とお, rōmaji tō-, historical hiragana とほ)

    1. distant, far-off
    Derived terms[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    おち
    Grade: 2
    kun’yomi

    /woti//wot͡ɕi//ot͡ɕi/

    From Old Japanese.

    Alternative forms[edit]

    Pronoun[edit]

    (hiragana おち, rōmaji ochi, historical hiragana をち)

    1. (archaic) a distant place
    2. (archaic) a time far from the present
      1. the distant past
      2. the far-off future

    Etymology 3[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    おと
    Grade: 2
    kun’yomi

    ⟨woto2 → */wotə//woto//oto/

    Shift from Old Japanese ochi, ancient woti (see above).[1][2]

    Alternative forms[edit]

    Pronoun[edit]

    (hiragana おと, rōmaji oto, historical hiragana をと)

    1. (archaic) a distant place
    2. (archaic) a time far from the present
      1. the distant past
      2. the far-off future
    Derived terms[edit]

    References[edit]

    1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
    2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (won) (hangeul , McCune–Reischauer wŏn, Yale wen)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (viễn, vẻn, viển, vỏn)

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