Last modified on 9 December 2014, at 01:21

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 154 +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十廿月金 (JTBC), four-corner 40806, composition)

  1. forge ahead
  2. energetic
  3. used as a surname
  4. 22nd hexagram of the I Ching

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1207, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36727
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1671, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3630, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+8CC1

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (賁), Pronunciation 1/4

Initial: 並 (3)
Final: 微
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 符非切
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Shangfang
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Li
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Wang
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Rongfen
/bʉi/ /bʱwe̯i/ /biuəi/ /bʷɨi/ /buj/ /bĭwəi/ /biuəi/
Character (賁), Pronunciation 2/4

Initial: 並 (3)
Final: 文
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 符分切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/bɨun/ /bʱi̯uən/ /biuən/ /biun/ /bun/ /bĭuən/ /biuən/
Character (賁), Pronunciation 3/4

Initial: 幫 (1)
Final: 魂
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 博昆切
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Li
Shao
Rongfen
/puən/ /puən/ /puən/ /puon/ /pwən/ /puən/ /puən/
Character (賁), Pronunciation 4/4

Initial: 幫 (1)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 彼義切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/piᴇH/ /pie̯H/ /pieH/ /piɛH/ /piə̆H/ /pǐeH/ /pjɛH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
bēn ‹ pwon › /*pˤur/ ardent, brave
‹ pjeH › /*por-s/ ornate (name of a hexagram)
fén ‹ bjun › /*[b]ur/ great, big

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
433 1 /*prals/
435 1 /*bɯl/
442 1 /*pɯːn/
461 1 /*bɯn/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. to decorate

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bun) (hangeul , revised bun, McCune-Reischauer pun, Yale pun)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, bôn)

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