Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 07:28

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
巾-order.gif

Han characterEdit

(radical 50 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 中月 (LB), four-corner 40227)

  1. kerchief
  2. towel
  3. turban
  4. KangXi radical number 50

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 327, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8771
  • Dae Jaweon: page 632, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 727, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+5DFE

ChineseEdit

towel
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 居銀切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kiɪn/ /ki̯ĕn/ /kiĕn/ /kin/ /kin/ /kĭĕn/ /kjen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jīn ‹ kin › /*krəәn/ kerchief

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
6550 1 /*krɯn/

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(geon) (hangeul , revised geon, McCune-Reischauer kŏn)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cân, khăn, khân)

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