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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 163 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 尸口弓中 (SRNL), four-corner 17627, composition)

  1. (historical, geography) A commandery or prefecture: an administrative division of ancient and imperial China initially equivalent to a march, functioning as the provincial division of the Qin and early Han Empires, and then developed into a regional division before being discontinued under the Sui and Tang.

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1272, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39436
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1770, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3775, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+90E1

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 群 (30)
Final: 文
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 渠運切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡɨunH/ /gi̯uənH/ /ɡiuənH/ /ɡiunH/ /gunH/ /ɡĭuənH/ /ɡiuənH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jùn ‹ gjunH › /*[ɡ]ur-s/ district

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7302 2 /*ɡluns/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (historical, geography) A commandery or prefecture: an administrative division of ancient and imperial China initially equivalent to a march, functioning as the provincial division of the Qin and early Han Empires, and then developed into a regional division before being discontinued under the Sui and Tang.

Related terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. county
  2. district

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ぐん, romaji gun)

  1. county, district

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gun) (hangeul , revised gun, McCune-Reischauer kun, Yale kwun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quận, quặn, quấn, quẩn, quạnh)

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