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U+919B, 醛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-919B

[U+919A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+919C]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

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

References[edit]

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

Chinese[edit]

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Glyph origin[edit]

Etymology 1
Ideogrammic compound (會意) and phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic (oxygenated functional group) + phonetic (quán, fragrant plant), referring to the fragrance of many aldehydes.
Etymology 2
Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic + phonetic (OC *sʰlon).

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (organic chemistry) aldehyde

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. change in the flavour of wine (which may be due to the formation of aldehydes, from which its modern mean may be derived.)
  2. pickled vegetables

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: thuyên

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