See also: 杜鹃

ChineseEdit

fabricate; restrict; to prevent cuckoo
trad. (杜鵑)
simp. (杜鹃)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (7) (28)
Final () (23) (86)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () I IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/duoX/ /kwen/
Pan
Wuyun
/duoX/ /kʷen/
Shao
Rongfen
/doX/ /kuɛn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dɔX/ /kwɛn/
Li
Rong
/doX/ /kuen/
Wang
Li
/duX/ /kiwen/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱuoX/ /kiwen/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
juān

NounEdit

杜鵑

  1. cuckoo
  2. azalea

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (杜鵑):
  • Japanese: ()(けん) (token)
  • Korean: 두견 (杜鵑, dugyeon)

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of 杜鵑 – see the following entry.
ほととぎすホトトギス
[noun] the lesser cuckoo, Cuculus poliocephalus
(This term, 杜鵑, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
けん
Hyōgaiji
kan’on

From Middle Chinese 杜鵑 (MC duoX kwen).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(けん) (token

  1. the lesser cuckoo, Cuculus poliocephalus

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

杜鵑 (dugyeon) (hangeul 두견)

  1. Hanja form? of 두견 (cuckoo, azalea).