Last modified on 20 August 2014, at 18:21

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EtymologyEdit

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Han characterEdit

(radical 62 +1, 5 strokes, cangjie input 戈十 (IJ), X戈十 (XIJ))

  1. small, narrow, tiny, little

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PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 從 (15)
Final: 寒
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 昨干切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɑn/ /d͡zʱɑn/ /d͡zɑn/ /d͡zɑn/ /d͡zan/ /d͡zɑn/ /d͡zɑn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jiān ‹ dzan › /*[dz]ˤa[n]/ kill; cruel

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
5979 1 /*zlaːn/

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