See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +8, 15 strokes, cangjie input 卜口人一月 (YROMB), four-corner 08627, composition ⿰言侖)

  1. debate
  2. discuss
  3. discourse

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1168, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35658
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1633, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3988, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8AD6

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping leon6, Yale leun6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ろん, romaji ron)

  1. theory

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ron>non, yun) (hangeul [[>, ]], revised ron>non, yun, McCune-Reischauer ron>non, yun, Yale lon>non, yun)

CompoundsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin lún (lun2), lùn (lun4), Wade-Giles lun2, lun4)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*luən, luin, luə̀n)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(luận, gọn, lấn, lẩn, lọn, lộn, lòn, lụn, chọn, giọn, lốn, luồn, trọn, trộn)

Last modified on 19 March 2014, at 22:48