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CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-63C0

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 64, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 手木田火 (QDWF), four-corner 55096, composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. *

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn, *ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːn, *ɡ·raːnʔ, *ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːn
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·raːns
*ɡ·reːn
*kreːnʔ, *ɡ·reːns
*kreːnʔ
*kreːnʔ
*kraːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns
*ɡ·reːns

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kreːnʔ, *ɡ·reːns):  (hands) + .

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • kéng/kúiⁿ/káiⁿ - vernacular;
  • kán - literary.
Note:
  • goin2 - vernacular;
  • gang2 - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang
  • Note: jienn3 - used in some compounds.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Initial () (28) (37)
    Final () (73) (85)
    Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open Open
    Division () II IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /kˠɛnX/ /lenH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /kᵚænX/ /lenH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /kænX/ /lɛnH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /kəɨnX/ /lɛnH/
    Li
    Rong
    /kɛnX/ /lenH/
    Wang
    Li
    /kænX/ /lienH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /kănX/ /lienH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    jiǎn liàn
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    jiǎn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ kɛnX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kˁr[a]nʔ/
    English select

    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 # 1/2 2/2
    No. 6137 6145
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2 2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kreːnʔ/ /*ɡ·reːns/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (literary or regional) to choose; to pick
    2. to get; to obtain
    3. Alternative form of (jiǎn, “to pick up”).

    SynonymsEdit

    Dialectal synonyms of (“to choose”) [map]
    Variety Location Words
    Classical Chinese
    Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 選擇
    Mandarin Beijing
    Cantonese Guangzhou
    Hong Kong
    Taishan
    Hakka Sabah
    Min Nan Xiamen
    Quanzhou
    Zhangzhou
    Philippines (Manila)

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (gan, yeon) (hangeul , , revised gan, yeon, McCune–Reischauer kan, yŏn, Yale kan, yen)

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (gióng, giáng, giản, kiêm)

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