U+5A5A, 婚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5A5A

[U+5A59]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5A5B]

Translingual

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Han character

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(Kangxi radical 38, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 女竹心日 (VHPA), four-corner 42464, composition )

  1. get married
  2. marriage; wedding

References

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  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 264, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6418
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1060, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+5A5A

Chinese

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Glyph origin

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Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *hmɯːn) : semantic + phonetic (OC *hmɯːn).

Pronunciation

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Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (32)
Final () (55)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter xwon
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/huən/
Pan
Wuyun
/huon/
Shao
Rongfen
/xuən/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/hwən/
Li
Rong
/xuən/
Wang
Li
/xuən/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xuən/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
hūn
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
fan1
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
hūn
Middle
Chinese
‹ xwon ›
Old
Chinese
/*m̥ˁu[n]/
English marriage

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 # 1/1
No. 5530
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*hmɯːn/

Definitions

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  1. to marry; to get married
  2. wedding; marriage
  3. relative by marriage; kin by marriage; in-law
  4. father of wife
  5. family of wife

Compounds

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References

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Japanese

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Kanji

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(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. marriage

Readings

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Compounds

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Korean

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Etymology

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(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “Middle Korean readings, if any”)

Pronunciation

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Hanja

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Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(hon) (hangeul , revised hon, McCune–Reischauer hon)

  1. get married
  2. marriage, wedding

Vietnamese

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Han character

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: Hán Nôm readings: hôn

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