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TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 

Han characterEdit

(radical 69 +14, 18 strokes, cangjie input 女戈竹一中 (VIHML), four-corner 22721, composition)

  1. sever, cut off
  2. interrupt

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 480, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13611
  • Dae Jaweon: page 841, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2028, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+65B7

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
Initial () (5) (7) (5)
Final () (62) (62) (62)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed Closed
Division () I I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tuɑnX/ /duɑnX/ /tuɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʷɑnX/ /dʷɑnX/ /tʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/tuɑnX/ /duɑnX/ /tuɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/twanX/ /dwanX/ /twanH/
Li
Rong
/tuɑnX/ /duɑnX/ /tuɑnH/
Wang
Li
/tuɑnX/ /duɑnX/ /tuɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tuɑnX/ /dʱuɑnX/ /tuɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
duǎn duàn duàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
duàn duàn duàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ dwanX › ‹ twanX › ‹ twanH ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-tˤo[n]ʔ/ /*tˤo[n]ʔ/ /*tˤo[n]ʔ-s/
English be cut in two cut in two cut off; decide

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 # 1/3 2/3 3/3
No. 2538 2539 2540
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*toːnʔ/ /*toːns/ /*doːnʔ/

VerbEdit

  1. to break; to snap
  2. to cut off; to interrupt
    • 通話 / 通话  ―  Tōnghuà duàn le.  ―  the line has gone dead
  3. to give up; to abstain from; to quit

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to judge; to decide; to determine
  2. (used in the negative) absolutely; definitely; decidedly

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(dan) (hangeul , revised dan, McCune-Reischauer tan, Yale tan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đoán, đoạn)

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