TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 木人月卜 (DOBY), four-corner 48947, composition𠂉)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 523, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14737
  • Dae Jaweon: page 912, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1200, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6834

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (栴), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 諸延切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇn/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛn/ /t͡ɕiɛn/ /t͡ɕiɛn/ /cian/ /t͡ɕĭɛn/ /t͡ɕjæn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1982 1 𩜾 /*tjan/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. sandalwood

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. bead tree (Melia azedarach)
  2. white sandalwood (Santalum album)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jeon) (hangeul , revised jeon, McCune-Reischauer chŏn, Yale cen)

  1. (단향목) sandalwood

CompoundsEdit

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ This meaning is contrasted with Japanese making sense of bead tree or Melia azedarach.
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