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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 水十一金 (EJMC) or X水十一金 (XEJMC), four-corner 33186, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 645, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18130
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1054, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1730, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6F14

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /ian²¹⁴/
Harbin /ian²¹³/
Tianjin /ian¹³/
Jinan /iã⁵⁵/
Qingdao /iã⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /ian⁵³/
Xi'an /iã⁵³/
Xining /iã⁵³/
Yinchuan /ian⁵³/
Lanzhou /iɛ̃n⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /ian⁵¹/
Wuhan /iɛn⁴²/
Chengdu /ian⁵³/
Guiyang /ian⁴²/
Kunming /iɛ̃⁵³/
Nanjing /ien²¹²/
Hefei /iĩ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /ie⁵³/
Pingyao /ie̞⁵³/
Hohhot /ie⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /i³⁵/
Suzhou /iɪ⁵¹/
Hangzhou /ʔiẽ̞⁵³/
Wenzhou /ji³⁵/
Hui Shexian /ie³⁵/
Tunxi /iɛ³¹/
Xiang Changsha /iẽ⁴¹/
Xiangtan /iẽ⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /iɛn²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /ian⁴⁴/
Taoyuan /ʒen²⁴/
Cantonese Guangzhou /jin³⁵/
Nanning /jim³⁵/
Hong Kong /jin³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /ian⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /ieŋ³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /eiŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /iŋ⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /zin³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇnX/ /i̯ɛnX/ /iɛnX/ /jiɛnX/ /jianX/ /jĭɛnX/ /jænX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yǎn ‹ yenX › /*N-q(r)anʔ/ flow out, extend

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
15277 2 /*lenʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. perform, put on
  2. to drill, practice, exercise

CompoundsEdit


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HanjaEdit

‎(yeon) (hangeul , revised yeon, McCune-Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)

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