Last modified on 2 October 2014, at 09:44

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): a kind of bird ().

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一卜中火 (MYLF), four-corner 10327)

  1. thereupon, then
  2. how? why? where?

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 672, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19076
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1081, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2206, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+7109

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (焉), Pronunciation 1/3

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 元
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 謁言切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɨɐn/ /ʔɨ̯ɐn/ /ʔiɐn/ /ʔiɐn/ /ʔɨan/ /ĭɐn/ /ʔiɐn/
Character (焉), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 於乾切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiᴇn/ /ʔi̯ɛn/ /ʔiɛn/ /ʔiɛn/ /ʔian/ /ĭɛn/ /ʔjæn/
Character (焉), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: 云 (35)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 有乾切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦiᴇn/ /i̯ɛn/ /ɣiɛn/ /ɦiɛn/ /ɦian/ /ɣĭɛn/ /ɣjæn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yān ‹ 'jen › /*ʔa[n]/ how
yān ‹ hjen › /*[ʔ]a[n] (atonic)/ (3p locative pronoun)

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
14227 1 /*qran/
14232 1 /*ɢan/
14235 1 /*qan/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eon)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: eon, McCune-Reischauer: ŏn, Yale: en)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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