See also:
U+6960, 楠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6960

[U+695F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6961]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 木十月十 (DJBJ), four-corner 44927, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 540, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15152
  • Dae Jaweon: page 927, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1244, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6960

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Vulgarized from . Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *nuːm): semantic (wood; tree) + phonetic (OC *nuːm).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • lam5 - Chaozhou;
  • nam5 - Shantou.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (8)
Final () (159)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/nʌm/
Pan
Wuyun
/nəm/
Shao
Rongfen
/nɒm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/nəm/
Li
Rong
/nᴀm/
Wang
Li
/nɒm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/năm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
nán
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
naam4
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9356
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*nuːm/
Notes

Etymology 1Edit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. name of a treeMachilus nanmu (syn. Persea nanmu)

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Thai น่าน (nâan).

Alternative formsEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. () Nan province (of Thailand)
  2. () Nan city
  3. () Nan river

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. camphor tree

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
くす
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
くすクス
[noun] Synonym of くすのき (kusu-no-ki)
Alternative spellings
, , くす
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
くすのき
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
くすのき
[noun] camphor tree, Cinnamomum camphora
Alternative spellings
, , クスノキ
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: nêm, nam

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