Last modified on 15 July 2014, at 18:02

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (hand, claw) +  (hand) – the middle component has taken various forms.

Han characterEdit

(radical 87 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 月一大水 (BMKE), four-corner 20447, composition)

  1. lead on to
  2. therefore, then

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 689, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19672
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1102, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2032, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7230

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

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

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 雨元切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦʉɐn/ /i̯wɐn/ /ɣiuɐn/ /ɦʷiɐn/ /ɦuan/ /ɣĭwɐn/ /ɣiuɐn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yuán ‹ hjwon › /*ɢʷan {*ɢʷa[n]}/ thereupon
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
16176 1 /*ɢʷan/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(won) (hangeul , revised won, McCune-Reischauer wŏn, Yale wen)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vươn)

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