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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
旬-oracle.svg 旬-bronze.svg 旬-silk.svg 旬-bigseal.svg 旬-seal.svg

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  +  – a bag/period of days 日.

Han characterEdit

(radical 72 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 心日 (PA), four-corner 27620, composition)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 489, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13746
  • Dae Jaweon: page 850, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1485, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+65EC

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /ɕyn³⁵/
Harbin /ɕyn²⁴/
Tianjin /ɕyn⁴⁵/
Jinan /ɕyẽ⁴²/
/ɕyẽ⁵⁵/ 上~
Qingdao /syə̃⁴²/
Zhengzhou /syn⁴²/
Xi'an /ɕyẽ²⁴/
Xining /ɕyə̃²⁴/
Yinchuan /ɕyŋ⁵³/
Lanzhou /ɕỹn⁵³/
Ürümqi /ɕyŋ⁵¹/
Wuhan /ɕyn²¹³/ 七~
/ɕin²¹³/ 上~
Chengdu /ɕyn³¹/
Guiyang /ɕin²¹/
Kunming /ɕĩ³¹/
Nanjing /syn²⁴/
Hefei /ɕyn⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /ɕyəŋ¹¹/
Pingyao /ɕyŋ¹³/
Hohhot /ɕỹŋ³¹/
Wu Shanghai /ɕyŋ³⁵/
/ɕioŋ³⁵/
Suzhou /zin¹³/
Hangzhou /sz̩ʷen³³/
Wenzhou /joŋ³¹/
Hui Shexian /ɕyʌ̃⁴⁴/
Tunxi /ɕyan⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /sən¹³/
Xiangtan /sən¹²/
Gan Nanchang /ɕyn⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /sun¹¹/
Taoyuan /sun¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sʰøn²¹/
Nanning /ɬɐn²¹/
Hong Kong /t͡sʰøn²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sun³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /suŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /sœyŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /suŋ⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /tun³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (17)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ziuɪn/ /zi̯uĕn/ /ziuĕn/ /zʷin/ /zwin/ /zĭuĕn/ /zjuen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xún ‹ zwin › /*s-N-qʷi[n]/ ten-day cycle

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
16395 1 /*sɢʷin/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. ten-day period
  2. period of time

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana ひとし, romaji Hitoshi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(sun) (hangeul , revised sun, McCune-Reischauer sun, Yale swun)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

  1. Hán tự form of tuần

ReferencesEdit

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