See also: and

U+6669, 晩

CJK Unified Ideographs

Translingual edit


Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 72, +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 日弓日山 (ANAU) or 難難日弓日 (XXANA), composition )

Usage notes edit

Note that this is a Japanese shinjitai character. In this character, the bottom left handed stroke of is written as two separate components (𫩏+儿).

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: not present, would follow page 497, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14030
  • Dae Jaweon: page 861, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1514, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6669

Chinese edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“evening; night; late; etc.”).
(This character is a variant form of ).

Japanese edit



Kanji edit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. evening, night
  2. late

Readings edit

Compounds edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Chinese (MC mjonX).

Noun edit

(ばん) (ban

  1. evening
    asa kara ban made
    from dawn to dusk
  2. night
    Ban no uchi ni yuki ga furimashita.
    Snow fell during the night.

Counter edit

(ばん) (-ban

  1. nights, evenings

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(man) (hangeul , revised man, McCune–Reischauer man, Yale man)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Việt readings: vãn[1][2][3]
: Nôm readings: muộn[1][2][3], vãn[1][2][3]

  1. chữ Hán form of vãn (late, evening, late afternoon).
  2. Nôm form of muộn (late, evening, late afternoon).
  3. Nôm form of vãn (about to end, about to close, about to disappear).

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