Last modified on 12 September 2014, at 10:22
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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Alternative formsEdit

There are minor differences in where the last stroke of the top component (top-left to bottom-right diagonal) starts – on the second horizontal stroke or on the third.

Han characterEdit

(radical 72 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 手大日 (QKA), four-corner 50603, composition𡗗)

  1. spring (season)
  2. wanton

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 493, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13844
  • Dae Jaweon: page 856, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1496, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6625

See alsoEdit


ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 昌 (24)
Final: 諄
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 昌脣切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰiuɪn/ /t͡ɕʰi̯uĕn/ /t͡ɕʰiuĕn/ /t͡ɕʰʷin/ /cʰwin/ /t͡ɕʰĭuĕn/ /t͡ɕʰjuen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
chūn ‹ tsyhwin › /*tʰun/ springtime
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12573 2 /*tʰjun/ 說文從艸從日屯聲,實屯繁化轉註字

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. spring (season)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana はる, romaji haru)

  1. spring (season)

SynonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chun) (hangeul , revised chun, McCune-Reischauer ch'un, Yale chwun)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(xuân)

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