Last modified on 7 November 2014, at 17:34

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 卜金心 (YCP), four-corner 00333, composition)

  1. to love
  2. long for, yearn for

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 383, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10537
  • Dae Jaweon: page 714, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2292, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+604B

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 力卷切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liuᴇnH/ /li̯wɛnH/ /liuɛnH/ /lʷiɛnH/ /lwianH/ /lĭwɛnH/ /ljuænH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
liàn ‹ ljwenH › /*[r]on-s/ to long for

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
8632 3 /*b·rons/

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana こい, romaji koi)

  1. love

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ryeon, yeon) (hangeul , , revised ryeon, yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn, yŏn, Yale lyen, yen)

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