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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 79 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸竹弓水 (HSHNE), four-corner 27247, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 585, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16627
  • Dae Jaweon: page 977, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2156, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6BB7

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation 1Edit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (34)
Final: (57)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yīn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔɨn/ /ʔɨn/ /ʔiən/ /ʔɨn/ /ʔiən/ /ĭən/ /ʔi̯ən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yīn ‹ ʔjɨn › /*ʔə[r]/ 殷殷 distressed
yīn ‹ ʔjɨn › /*ʔə[r]/ ample, many
yīn ‹ ʔjɨn › /*ʔər/ (dynastic name)

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
15232 1 /*qɯn/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative name of (shāng, “Shang Dynasty”).
  2. A surname​.
  3. many; great
  4. abundant; flourishing

Pronunciation 2Edit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (34)
Final: (73)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: II
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yān
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔɣɛn/ /ʔɯæn/ /ʔæn/ /ʔəɨn/ /ʔɛn/ /æn/ /ʔăn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yān ‹ ʔɛn › /*ʔˤrə[r]/ dark-red

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
15231 1 /*qrɯːn/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. blood red; deep red

Pronunciation 3Edit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. sound of thunder
  2. to shake; to tremble

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(eun, an) (hangeul , , revised eun, an, McCune-Reischauer ŭn, an, Yale un, an)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ân)

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