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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 164 +10, 17 strokes, cangjie input 一田廿人土 (MWTOG), four-corner 14614, composition)

  1. aldehyde

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1286, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39965
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1786, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3589, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+919B

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(oxygenated functional group) +  ‎(fragrant plant), referring to the fragrance of many aldehydes. (quán) also acts as a phonetic component.

Etymology[edit]

From (quán, “fragrant plant”), referring to the fragrance of many aldehydes.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. aldehyde

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thuyên)

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