Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5B6B
Code point U+5B6B
Entity number 孫
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5B6A] [U+5B6C]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(son) +  ‎(continue)

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 弓木竹女火 (NDHVF), four-corner 12493, composition)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 279, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6987
  • Dae Jaweon: page 548, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1016, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5B6B

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit

Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /suən⁵⁵/
Harbin /suən⁴⁴/
Tianjin /suən²¹/
Jinan /suẽ²¹³/
Qingdao /suə̃²¹³/
Zhengzhou /suən²⁴/
Xi'an /suẽ²¹/
Xining /suə̃⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /suŋ⁴⁴/
Lanzhou /sũn³¹/
Ürümqi /suŋ⁴⁴/
Wuhan /sən²¹³/
Chengdu /sən⁵⁵/
/suən⁵⁵/
Guiyang /sen⁵⁵/
Kunming /suə̃⁵³/
Nanjing /sun³¹/
Hefei /sən²¹/
Jin Taiyuan /suəŋ¹¹/
Pingyao /suŋ¹³/
Hohhot /sũŋ³¹/
Wu Shanghai /səŋ⁵³/
Suzhou /sən⁵⁵/
Hangzhou /sz̩ʷen³³/
Wenzhou /sø³³/
Hui Shexian /sʌ̃³¹/
Tunxi /suːə¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /sən³³/
Xiangtan /sən³³/
Gan Nanchang /sun⁴²/
Hakka Meixian /sun⁴⁴/
Taoyuan /sun²⁴/
Cantonese Guangzhou /syn⁵³/
Nanning /ɬyn⁵⁵/
Hong Kong /syn⁵⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sun⁵⁵/
/sŋ̍⁵⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /souŋ⁴⁴/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /sɔŋ⁵⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /suŋ³³/
/sɯŋ³³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /sun²³/
/tun²³/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (16)
Final: (55)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Closed
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: sūn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/suən/ /suon/ /suən/ /swən/ /suən/ /suən/ /suən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
sūn ‹ swon › /*[s]ˤu[n]/ grandchild; descendant

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12178 2 /*suːn/

NounEdit

  1. grandchild, descendant

Proper nounEdit

  1. A surname​, listed third in the Baijiaxing

DescendantsEdit

  • (Hokkien dialect) Tagalog: Suan

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
むまご
Grade: 4
kun'yomi
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NounEdit

‎(hiragana むまご, romaji mumago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
うまご
Grade: 4
kun'yomi

mumago → umago.

NounEdit

‎(hiragana うまご, romaji umago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
まご
Grade: 4
kun'yomi

umago → mago.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana まご, romaji mago)

  1. a grandchild

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(son) (hangeul , revised son, McCune-Reischauer son)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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