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U+56DD, 囝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56DD

[U+56DC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56DE]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 31, +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 田弓木 (WND), four-corner 60407, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 216, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4688
  • Dae Jaweon: page 422, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 713, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+56DD

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Ideogram (指事):  +  (child; son). Compare .

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Min dialectal word for “son; child”. Substrate borrowing, cognate with Proto-Mon-Khmer *kuun (child, son) (Vietnamese con, Khmer កូន (koun)) (Schuessler, 2007). Likely related to (OC *kuːn, “descendants”) (ibid.).

PronunciationEdit


Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 6118
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kranʔ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

(Min)

  1. son
  2. child
  3. baby, infant
  4. Diminutive suffix attached to nouns, equivalent to Mandarin ().
  5. Diminutive suffix attached to classifiers.
SynonymsEdit
Dialectal synonyms of 兒子 (“son”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 兒子
Mandarin Beijing 兒子, 小子
Taiwan 兒子
Tianjin 兒子, 小子
Harbin 兒子
Shenyang 兒子
Jinan , 兒子, 小子
Muping 兒郎,
Luoyang 兒子
Wanrong ,
Xi'an , 兒子
Xining 兒子
Xuzhou , 兒子
Yinchuan 兒子
Lanzhou 兒子
Ürümqi 兒子
Wuhan 兒子,
Chengdu 兒子,
Guiyang 兒子, 男娃娃, 男娃兒
Liuzhou
Kunming 兒子
Yangzhou 兒子
Nanjing 兒子
Hefei 兒子
Nantong
Malaysia 兒子
Singapore 兒子
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Dongguan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang
Lichuan ,
Pingxiang , 倈牯,
Hakka Meixian 倈仔
Xingning 倈哩
Huidong (Daling) 倈仔
Qujiang 倈子
Lianshan (Xiaosanjiang) 阿弟
Changting 倈子
Pingyu 倈子
Wuping 子哩
Ninghua
Yudu
Ruijin 倈子
Shangyou
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 倈仔
Liudui (S. Sixian) 倈仔
Hsinchu (Hailu) 倈仔
Dongshi (Dabu)
Hsinchu (Raoping) 倈仔
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 後生
Sabah 倈子
Huizhou Jixi 兒子
Jin Taiyuan 兒子, 小子
Xinzhou , 小子
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou , 丈夫囝
Min Nan Xiamen , 後生, 後的
Quanzhou , 後生
Zhangzhou , 後生
Taipei , 後生
Kaohsiung , 後生
Tainan , 後生
Taichung , 後生, 後的
Hsinchu , 後生
Lukang , 後生
Sanxia , 後生
Yilan , 後生
Kinmen , 後生
Magong , 後生
Penang , 後生
Philippines (Manila)
Chaozhou , 逗囝
Haikou
Pinghua Nanning
Wu Shanghai 兒子
Suzhou 兒子
Hangzhou 兒子
Wenzhou
Chongming 兒子
Danyang 兒子
Jinhua
Ningbo 兒子
Xiang Changsha 崽伢子, , 伢子
Shuangfeng , 伢基
Loudi
Dialectal synonyms of (“general diminutive suffix”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Hakka Meixian
Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Min Dong Fuzhou
Min Nan Xiamen
Penang

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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

Etymology 3Edit

One of the Chinese characters of Empress Wu.

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“moon; moon-shaped objects; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): けん (ken), げん (gen), がち (gachi)
  • Kun: こども (kodomo)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(geon) (hangeul , revised geon, McCune–Reischauer kŏn)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cưởng, kiển, niên)

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ReferencesEdit