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See also:
U+6F2B, 漫
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6F2B

[U+6F2A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6F2C]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 85, +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 水日田水 (EAWE), four-corner 36147, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 646, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18166
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1056, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1721, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6F2B

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *moːns): semantic + phonetic (OC *moːn, *mons) – Water overflowing. Note that (màn) means “vast, extended”, so connotations of “too much water, overflow”.

Etymology 1[edit]

trad.
simp. #
alternative forms 𬇕

𣸞

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: maan4 - in 漫漫 (uncommon).
Note:
  • bhuêng6 - Chaozhou;
  • bhuang6 - Shantou, Chenghai;
  • muang6 - Chaoyang, Jieyang, Raoping;
  • mua7 - vernacular.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (4)
    Final () (62)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /muɑnH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /mʷɑnH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /muɑnH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /mwanH/
    Li
    Rong
    /muɑnH/
    Wang
    Li
    /muɑnH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /muɑnH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    màn
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    mun6
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    màn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ manH ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*mˁa[n]-s/
    English wide, limitless

    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. 8748
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*moːns/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. to overflow (of water); to brim over; to flood
    2. to be everywhere
        ―  màntiān  ―  to fill the whole sky
    3. long; endless
    4. free; casual; unrestrained
        ―  màntán  ―  to chat freely
      無目的无目的  ―  mànwúmùde  ―  aimless
    5. do not
        ―  mànshuō  ―  not to mention

    Compounds[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    trad.
    simp. #

    Pronunciation[edit]


    Definitions[edit]

    1. Alternative form of (màn, “side of a coin without written characters”).

    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

    1. Aimlessly, at random, unintentional; ridiculous, caricatural.

    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eum (man))

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Việt readings: mạn ((mạc)(bán)(thiết))[1][2], man[2][3]
    : Nôm readings: mặn[1][2][3][4][5], mạn[2][3][4], mướn[1][2], mượn[1][2], man[1][3], mẳn[4][5], mớn[4][5], mằn[3], máng[3]

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    References[edit]