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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 184 +8, 17 strokes, cangjie input 人戈十口口 (OIJRR), four-corner 83777, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1422, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44237
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1947, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4461, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+9928

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *koːnʔ, *koːns): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *koːn).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwanH/
Li
Rong
/kuɑnH/
Wang
Li
/kuɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwanH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ˤo[n]ʔ-s/
English lodging-house

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 4446 4448
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koːnʔ/ /*koːns/

Definitions[edit]

  1. accommodation
  2. shop
  3. building or place for cultural activities
  4. private school
  5. (historical) factory, as a foreign trade emporium
    廣州十三行的

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana やかた, romaji yakata)

  1. mansion

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana かん, romaji -kan)

  1. hall, building, section of a building, house

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan, Yale kwan)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quán)

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