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U+95BB, 閻
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-95BB

[U+95BA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+95BC]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 169, +8, 16 strokes, cangjie input 日弓弓竹X (ANNHX), four-corner 77777, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1337, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41379
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1842, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4305, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+95BB

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
2nd round simp.
alternative forms
𨳔
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Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Transcribed ancient scripts
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Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • giâm - vernacular (including surname);
  • iâm - literary.
Note:
  • ngiam5 - Shantou;
  • ngiêm5 - Chaozhou.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (36)
    Final () (153)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /jiᴇm/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /jiɛm/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /jæm/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /jiam/
    Li
    Rong
    /iɛm/
    Wang
    Li
    /jĭɛm/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯ɛm/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yán
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    jim4
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    yán
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ yem ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[ɢ][a]m/
    English gate over street or lane

    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 # 1/1
    No. 13564
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*lom/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. village gate
    2. a surname
        ―  Yán Xīshān  ―  Yan Xishan

    Usage notes[edit]

    See .

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    1. village gate
    2. good-looking
    3. used as a phonetic sign for the transcription of Sanskrit

    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]

    • 広辞苑 第六版 (Kōjien, 6th ed.)
    • 漢字源 (Kanjigen)
    • 学研漢和大字典 (Gakken Kanwa Daijiten)

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (yeom) (hangeul , revised yeom, McCune–Reischauer yŏm, Yale yem)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: diêm

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    References[edit]