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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ‘small’ + ‘big’ (a pointed object moving from one to the other).

Han characterEdit

(radical 42 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 火大 (FK), four-corner 90430, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 297, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7480
  • Dae Jaweon: page 591, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 562, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5C16

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (13)
Final () (153)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡siᴇm/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡siɛm/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sjæm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡siam/
Li
Rong
/t͡siɛm/
Wang
Li
/t͡sĭɛm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡si̯ɛm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiān
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5977
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔslem/
Notes

AdjectiveEdit

  1. sharp; having a sharp tip
  2. acute
  3. shrewd

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(cheom) (hangeul , revised cheom, McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏm)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tiêm, nhọn, tem)

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