Last modified on 30 May 2014, at 12:10
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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (snake)

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +19, 25 strokes, cangjie input 女火中一戈 (VFLMI), four-corner 22136)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1104, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33914
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1567, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2909, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+883B

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 刪
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 莫還切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɣan/ /man/ /man/ /mɯan/ /maɨn/ /man/ /mɐn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
mán ‹ mæn › /*mˁron {*mˁro[n]}/ southern foreigner
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8610 3 /*mroːn/ 金文作

AdjectiveEdit

  1. barbarous, savage

AdverbEdit

  1. quite, very

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(man) (hangeul , revised man, McCune-Reischauer man, Yale man)

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VietnameseEdit

(man, mán, mơn)