See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  +  (strength)

Han characterEdit

(radical 160 +9, 16 strokes, cangjie input 卜十大尸十 (YJKSJ), four-corner 00441, composition)

  1. handle, manage
  2. do
  3. punish
  4. accomplish, achieve

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1251, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38655
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1731, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4042, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+8FA6

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping baan6, Yale baan6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(pan) (hangeul , revised pan, McCune-Reischauer p'an, Yale phan)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin bàn (ban4), Wade-Giles pan4)

VerbEdit

(traditional, Pinyin bàn, simplified )

  1. To deal with, to manage, to take care of
  2. To process, to obtain (e.g. a visa/passport)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*bhyɛ̌n)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA pān (pan7))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bạn, biện)

Last modified on 12 April 2014, at 13:56