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U+5F01, 弁
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5F01

[U+5F00]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5F02]

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TranslingualEdit

Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Han characterEdit

(radical 55 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿 (IT) or X戈廿 (XIT), four-corner 23440, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 353, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9588
  • Dae Jaweon: page 668, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 514, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5F01

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*pronʔ, *pʰronʔ
*brons
*pʰaːn, *brons, *pʰaːn, *puns
*brons, *bons
*brons
*brons
*brons, *bon, *bonʔ
*bonʔ
*puːnʔ

Ideogram (指事):  + : hands (廾) placing a hat (厶) on someone’s head.

Etymology 1Edit

“cap; to wear a cap; low-ranking military officer; to place before or above”
Possibly related to (OC *mronʔ, “crown”) (Wang, 1982).

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (79)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bˠiᴇnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/bᵚiɛnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/biænH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bianH/
Li
Rong
/bjɛnH/
Wang
Li
/bĭɛnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱi̯ɛnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
biàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
biàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ bjenH ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.[b]ro[n]-s/
English cap

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. 757
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*brons/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. conical cap worn during the Zhou dynasty
  2. (of a man) to wear a cap (usually to indicate adulthood)
  3. (historical) low-ranking military officer
  4. to place before or above
  5. quick; rushed
  6. to panic; to shudder
  7. Alternative form of (biàn, “to wrestle with bare hands”).
  8. Alternative form of (Biàn, “a county in Shandong”).
  9. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. happy

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 4Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 5Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form 辨,瓣,辯)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Usage notesEdit

In Japan, this character is shinjitai of 3 characters, , , . Furthermore, in modern usage, this character is used to simplify and .

SuffixEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana べん, rōmaji -ben)

  1. dialect

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana べん, rōmaji ben)

  1. discrimination

Etymology 2Edit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana べん, rōmaji ben)

  1. petal

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(byeon, ban) (hangeul , , revised byeon, ban, McCune-Reischauer pyŏn, pan, Yale pyen, pan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(biền, biện)

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