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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (臣→土)
  • (Japanese shinjitai (新字體/新字体))
  • (Simplified Chinese (簡體字/简体字))
  • 𥂁 (臣→土 and 鹵→口)
  • 𪉟 (Based on the large seal script form of 鹽. Compare with the large seal script form of 皿.)
  • 𪉩
  • 𪉹

Etymology[edit]

鹽-bigseal.svg
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  ‎(salt)

Han character[edit]

(radical 197 +13, 24 strokes, cangjie input 尸田月廿 (SWBT), four-corner 78107)

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1508, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47579
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2036, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2574, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9E7D

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (鹽), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 鹽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 余廉切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇm/ /i̯ɛm/ /iɛm/ /jiɛm/ /jiam/ /jĭɛm/ /jæm/
Character (鹽), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 鹽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 以贍切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇmH/ /i̯ɛmH/ /iɛmH/ /jiɛmH/ /jiamH/ /jĭɛmH/ /jæmH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yán ‹ yem › /*[ɢr][o]m/ salt (n.)
yàn ‹ yemH › /*[ɢr][o]m-s/ salt (v.)

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6116 1 /*ɡ·lam/
6117 1 /*ɡ·lams/

Noun[edit]

  1. salt

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana しお, romaji shio, historical hiragana しほ)

  1. salt

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yeom)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (McCune-Reischauer: yŏm, Yale: yem)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(diêm)

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