See also: and
U+4EFD, 份
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4EFD

[U+4EFC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4EFE]

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 9, +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人金尸竹 (OCSH), four-corner 28227, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 94, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 418
  • Dae Jaweon: page 201, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 124, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+4EFD

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script
   


References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (Liushutong characters) and
  • Yinxu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *prɯn, *bɯns): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *pɯn, *bɯns).

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“elegant; refined”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of (fèn).

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. share; part; portion
  2. duty
  3. Classifier for gifts, magazines, documents, servings.

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Thai: หุ้น (hûn)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. portion
  2. part
  3. duty

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (bin))

  1. portion
  2. part
  3. duty

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: phần, phân

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