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U+934A, 鍊
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-934A

[U+9349]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+934B]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Alternative forms[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +9, 17 strokes, cangjie input 金木田火 (CDWF), four-corner 85196, composition)

  1. smelt metals, forge
  2. refine

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1313, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40602
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1814, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4228, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+934A

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
鍊-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn, *ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːn, *ɡ·raːnʔ, *ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡr·reːn
*kreːnʔ, *ɡ·reːns
*kreːnʔ
*kreːnʔ
*kraːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡ·reːns):  (metal) + .

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryeon>yeon) (hangeul >, revised ryeon>yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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