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U+74E3, 瓣
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-74E3

[U+74E2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+74E4]

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TranslingualEdit

Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Japanese simplified form which also covers and )

Han characterEdit

(radical 97 +14, 19 strokes, cangjie input 卜十竹人十 (YJHOJ), four-corner 00441, composition辛)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 747, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21425
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1155, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4043, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+74E3

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*praːn
*breːns
*breːns
*breːns, *brenʔ
*prenʔ, *brenʔ
*brenʔ
*beːnʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *breːns): phonetic  (OC *prenʔ, *brenʔ) + semantic  (melon).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (73)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bˠɛnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/bᵚænH/
Shao
Rongfen
/bænH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bəɨnH/
Li
Rong
/bɛnH/
Wang
Li
/bænH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱănH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 781
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*breːns/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. melon seeds
  2. petal
  3. segment; section; piece; clove (of garlic)
  4. (medicine) Short for 瓣膜 (bànmó, “valve”).
  5. Classifier for pieces and segments, such as those of (cut-up) fruits or petals.

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. flower petal
  2. valve

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana べん, rōmaji ben)

  1. (anatomy) valve (membranous partition, flap, or fold, which allows flow in only one direction, e.g. a heart valve)
  2. valve (device that controls the flow of a fluid through a pipe)

SynonymsEdit

CounterEdit

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana べん, rōmaji -ben)

  1. flower petals

Usage notesEdit

In Japanese shinjitai, 瓣, , and have all been simplified to one character, .


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(pan) (hangeul , revised pan, McCune-Reischauer p'an, Yale phan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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