See also:
U+725D, 牝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-725D

[U+725C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+725E]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 93, +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹手心 (HQP), four-corner 21510, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 697, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19925
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1109, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1800, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+725D

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
     

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *bilʔ, *binʔ): semantic (cattle) + phonetic (OC *pilʔ).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (3) (3)
Final () (15) (43)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/biɪX/ /biɪnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/biX/ /binX/
Shao
Rongfen
/bjɪX/ /bjenX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/biX/ /binX/
Li
Rong
/biX/ /biĕnX/
Wang
Li
/biX/ /bĭĕnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱiX/ /bʱi̯ĕnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bìn
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
pìn pìn
Middle
Chinese
‹ bjijX › ‹ bjinX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[b]irʔ/ (dialect: *-r > *-j) /*[b]irʔ/
English female of animals female of animals

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 489 490
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*bilʔ/ /*binʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (of an animal) female
    Synonym: ()
    Antonym: ()
  2. (obsolete) female genital
  3. type of keyhole in ancient times
  4. gorge

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: びん (bin)
  • Kan-on: ひん (hin)
  • Kun: (me); めす (mesu)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bin) (hangeul , revised bin, McCune–Reischauer pin, Yale pin)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: tẫn

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