See also:
U+6746, 杆
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6746

[U+6745]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6747]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 木一十 (DMJ), four-corner 41940, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 511, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14449
  • Dae Jaweon: page 894, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1156, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+6746

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kaːns): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *kaːn).

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (61)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kanH/
Li
Rong
/kɑnH/
Wang
Li
/kɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
gàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3588
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kaːns/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

simp. and trad.

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “←→幹?”)

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • kan - literary;
  • koaⁿ - vernacular.

DefinitionsEdit

  1. pole; staff; rod (Classifier: m)
    • 旗杆 (qígān, “flag pole”)
    • 桅杆 (wéigān, “mast”)

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“pole; stick; club; rod; lever; handle; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 4Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“stalk; straw”).
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 5Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 竿 (“bamboo pole”).
(This character, , is the second-round simplified form of 竿.)
Notes:

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. shield
  2. pole

ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): かん (kan)
  • Kun: てこ (teko); てすり (tesuri)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gan) (hangeul , revised gan, McCune–Reischauer kan, Yale kan)

  1. pole
  2. shaft of spear