Last modified on 6 October 2014, at 06:06
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 十竹土山 (JHGU), composition)

  1. constitution, statute, law

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 285, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7148
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 927, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5BAA

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 元
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 許建切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨɐnH/ /xɨ̯ɐnH/ /xiɐnH/ /hiɐnH/ /hɨanH/ /xĭɐnH/ /xiɐnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiàn ‹ xjonH › /*qʰar (~ *qʰar-s)/ law; model; rule

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
4849 1 /*hŋans/

CompoundsEdit