See also:
U+6173, 慳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6173

[U+6172]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6174]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 61, +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 心尸水土 (PSEG), four-corner 97014, composition)

  1. miserly, parsimonious, stingy

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 400, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11140
  • Dae Jaweon: page 740, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2345, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6173

ChineseEdit

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Glyph originEdit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (73)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰˠɛn/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰᵚæn/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰəɨn/
Li
Rong
/kʰɛn/
Wang
Li
/kʰæn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰăn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qiān
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 1327
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰriːn/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. stingy; miserly
  2. stingy person; miser
  3. (Cantonese) to save; to economize
    / [Cantonese]  ―  haan1 cin2, haan1 seoi2 [Jyutping]  ―  to save money; to conserve water

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (gan))

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: ghen

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