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U+574E, 坎
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-574E

[U+574D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+574F]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 32, +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 土弓人 (GNO), four-corner 47182, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 225, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4928
  • Dae Jaweon: page 460, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 425, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+574E

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (159)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰʌmX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰəmX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɒmX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰəmX/
Li
Rong
/kʰᴀmX/
Wang
Li
/kʰɒmX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰămX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kǎn
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
kǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ khomX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ʰˁomʔ/
English pit (n.)

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
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 10269 10272
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰoːmʔ/ /*kʰoːms/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. pit, hole
  2. snare, trap
  3. crisis
  4. 6th of the 8 trigrams
  5. 29th hexagram of the I Ching
  6. Short for 坎德拉 (kǎndélā).

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: こん (kon)
  • Kan-on: かん (kan)
  • Kun: あな (ana, )

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
かん
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC kʰʌmX).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かん, rōmaji kan)

  1. pit; hole; pitfall
  2. one of the eight trigrams:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gam) (hangeul , revised gam, McCune–Reischauer kam)

  1. pit, hole
  2. snare, trap
  3. crisis

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khảm)

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