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U+97AD, 鞭
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-97AD

[U+97AC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+97AE]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 177, +9, 18 strokes, cangjie input 廿十人一大 (TJOMK), four-corner 41546, composition便)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1390, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42937
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1904, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4343, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+97AD

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
鞭-seal.svg

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • pian - literary;
  • piⁿ - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/piᴇn/
Pan
Wuyun
/piɛn/
Shao
Rongfen
/pjæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pian/
Li
Rong
/piɛn/
Wang
Li
/pĭɛn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pi̯ɛn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
biān
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
biān
Middle
Chinese
‹ pjien ›
Old
Chinese
/*pe[n]/
English whip (n.)

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. 770
Phonetic
component
便
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pen/
Notes 便

Definitions[edit]

  1. whip
      ―  biān  ―  leather whip
  2. penis of an animal
      ―  niúbiān  ―  bull pizzle
  3. (historical) an ancient type of weapon, segmented and made of iron
    /   ―  gāngbiān  ―  a kind of weapon
  4. string of firecrackers
      ―  biānpào  ―  firecrackers

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
むち
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
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Noun[edit]

(むち) (muchi

  1. whip
    (むち)()
    muchi de utsu
    to whip; to flog
    • 1999 March 1, “グロス [Gross]”, in BOOSTER 1, Konami:
      ムチのように(なが)(うで)で、(すこ)(はな)れたところでも(こう)(げき)できる。
      Muchi no yō ni nagai ude de, sukoshi wa nareta tokoro de mo kōgeki dekiru.
      It attacks from a short distance with its long whip-like arms.
    • 2000 July 13, “ツインテール [Twin-Tail]”, in Pharaoh’s Servant -ファラオのしもべ-, Konami:
      ムチのようなしっぽ2(ほん)()(まわ)(こう)(げき)する、(すい)(ちゅう)(せい)(ぶつ)
      Muchi no yō na shippo ni-hon o furimawashi kōgeki suru, suichū seibutsu.
      An aquatic creature that attacks by brandishing its 2 whip-like tails.
Alternative forms[edit]

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pyeon) (hangeul , revised pyeon, McCune–Reischauer p'yŏn, Yale phyen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tiên, tiệm)

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