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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 79 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹十竹弓水 (HJHNE), four-corner 77447)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 584, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16619
  • Dae Jaweon: page 977, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2155, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6BB5

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (7)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/duɑnH/ /dʱuɑnH/ /duɑnH/ /dʷɑnH/ /dwanH/ /duɑnH/ /duɑnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
duàn ‹ twanH › /*tˤo[n]-s/ hammer

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2534 3 /*doːns/

NounEdit

  1. section, piece, division

ClassifierEdit

  1. measure word for a period of time

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. step
  2. rank; grade

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 段位 ‎(dan'i)
  • 値段 ‎(ねだん, nedan, price)

NounEdit

‎(hiragana だん, romaji dan)

  1. steps (up and down); stairs
  2. rating; ranking
  3. row; line (of text)

SuffixEdit

‎(hiragana だん, romaji -dan)

  1. (after a number) -th rank; -th degree black belt (in karate, judo, etc)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(dan) (hangeul , revised dan, McCune-Reischauer tan, Yale tan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đoạn, đoàn)

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