U+68FA, 棺
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-68FA

[U+68F9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+68FB]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 75, +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 木十口口 (DJRR), four-corner 43977, composition )

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 535, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14993
  • Dae Jaweon: page 922, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1238, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+68FA

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms
𣑄

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *koːn, *koːns) : semantic + phonetic (OC *koːn).

Etymology edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *kwaŋ (trough; boat; box; tray) (STEDT's provisional reconstruction).

Pronunciation 1 edit


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

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter kwan
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑn/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑn/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwan/
Li
Rong
/kuɑn/
Wang
Li
/kuɑn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guān
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gun1
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guān
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwan ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʷˁa[n]/
English inner coffin

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
Reading # 1/2
No. 4436
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koːn/

Definitions edit

  1. (now Southern Min or in compounds) coffin; inner coffin
Synonyms edit

Compounds edit

Pronunciation 2 edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter kwanH
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwanH/
Li
Rong
/kuɑnH/
Wang
Li
/kuɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guàn
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gun3
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 4452
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koːns/

Definitions edit

  1. (obsolete) to lay a body in a coffin

References edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. coffin

Readings edit

Compounds edit

Etymology 1 edit

Kanji in this term
ひつぎ
Grade: S
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
ひつぎ
[noun] coffin
Alternative spelling
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 2 edit

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC kwan).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(かん) (kanくわん (kwan)?

  1. coffin; casket
Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tokyo: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ Yamada, Tadao et al., editors (2011), 新明解国語辞典 [Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten] (in Japanese), Seventh edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Chinese (MC kwan).

Pronunciation edit

Hanja edit

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun (neol gwan))

  1. Hanja form? of (coffin).

Compounds edit

References edit

Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: quan

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