Last modified on 12 November 2014, at 14:48

See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
宀-order.gif

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 戈月 (IB), X戈月 (XIB))

  1. roof
  2. KangXi radical 40

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 281, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7054
  • Dae Jaweon: page 551, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 909, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+5B80

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 武延切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/miᴇn/ /mi̯ɛn/ /miɛn/ /miɛn/ /mian/ /mĭɛn/ /mjæn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
mián ‹ mjien › /*me[ŋ] (no pre-Qín exx.)/ house, building

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
9028 2 /*men/

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(miên)

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