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U+4F83, 侃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4F83

[U+4F82]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4F84]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 人口竹山 (ORHU), four-corner 26210, composition𫶧)

  1. upright and strong
  2. amiable

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 101, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 577
  • Dae Jaweon: page 214, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 148, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4F83

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms literary senses
to chat

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
     




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).
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰran
*kʰaːnʔ, *kʰaːns
*kʰaːns

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (29) (29)
Final () (61) (61)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰanX/ /kʰanH/
Li
Rong
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Wang
Li
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰɑnX/ /kʰɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kǎn kàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 7350 7351
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰaːnʔ/ /*kʰaːns/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (literary) upright; outspoken; straightforward
  2. (literary) harmonious and happy
  3. (dialectal) to chat

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gan) (hangeul , revised gan, McCune-Reischauer kan)

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