See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogram (指事):  + : hands (廾) placing a hat (厶) on someone’s head.

Han characterEdit

(radical 55 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿 (IT), X戈廿 (XIT), four-corner 23440, composition)

  1. conical cap worn during Zhou dynasty

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 353, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9588
  • Dae Jaweon: page 668, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 514, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5F01

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping bin6, pun4, Yale bin6, pun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Usage notesEdit

In Japan, this character is shinjitai of 3 or 4 characters, , , .

See alsoEdit

SuffixEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana べん, romaji ben)

  1. dialect

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(byeon, ban) (hangeul [[, ]], revised byeon, ban, McCune-Reischauer pyŏn, pan, Yale pyen, pan)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin biàn (bian4), Wade-Giles pien4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

Last modified on 7 April 2014, at 20:34