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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 水卜十十 (EYJJ), four-corner 35130, composition)

  1. flowing water
  2. ripples
  3. weeping

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 646, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18155
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1056, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1695, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6F23

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (37) (37)
Final () (77) (77)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liᴇn/ /liᴇnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/liɛn/ /liɛnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljæn/ /ljænH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lian/ /lianH/
Li
Rong
/liɛn/ /liɛnH/
Wang
Li
/lĭɛn/ /lĭɛnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯ɛn/ /li̯ɛnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
lián liàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
lián
Middle
Chinese
‹ ljen ›
Old
Chinese
/*[r]a[n]/
English ripple; drip

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 # 1/1
No. 7993
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ren/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. ripple
  2. (of tears) continuously flowing

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Kanji in this term
さざなみ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

EtymologyEdit

‎(saza-, small) +‎ ‎(nami, wave)

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana さざなみ, romaji sazanami)

  1. ripple

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ryeon>yeon) (hangeul >, revised ryeon>yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)

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