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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic 鹿 ‎(deer) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 198 鹿+12, 23 strokes, cangjie input 戈心火木手 (IPFDQ), four-corner 09259, composition鹿)

  1. female of Chinese unicorn

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1511, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47690
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2040, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4735, character 20
  • Unihan data for U+9E9F

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: (37)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liɪn/ /li̯ĕn/ /liĕn/ /lin/ /lin/ /lĭĕn/ /ljen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8201 1 /*rin/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. Female Chinese Unicorn

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(rin>in) (hangeul >, revised rin>in, McCune-Reischauer rin>in, Yale lin>in)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lân)

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