See also: and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – a net to catch animals. The two boxes at the top are weights, the middle section is the net, the bottom is the rope.

Graphically,  + 𠦆.

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 口口田十 (RRWJ), four-corner 66506, composition)

  1. single, individual, only
  2. lone
  3. numerary adjunct for legal case (Cantonese)

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • (in some characters, such as 战)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 200, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3993
  • Dae Jaweon: page 422, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 654, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+55AE

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping daan1, sin3, Yale daan1, sin3)

  1. single, lone
  2. Sin, a Cantonese surname

CompoundsEdit

  • 單車
  • 唔單至

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dan, seon) (hangeul [[, ]], revised dan, seon, McCune-Reischauer tan, sŏn, Yale tan, sen)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin dān (dan1), shàn (shan4), chán (chan2), Wade-Giles tan1)

  1. single, lone
  2. Shan, a surname

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đơn, đan, thiền, truyên)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:25