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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 118 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹十口口 (HJRR), four-corner 88777, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 889, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26162
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1316, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2986, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7BA1

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie 滿
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑnX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwanX/
Li
Rong
/kuɑnX/
Wang
Li
/kuɑnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guǎn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guǎn guǎn guǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwanX › ‹ kwanX › ‹ kwanX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ˤo[n]ʔ/ /*kʷˤa[n]ʔ/ /*kʷˤa[n]ʔ/
English tube; flute exhausted, helpless helpless

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. 4440
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koːnʔ/

NounEdit

  1. pipe, tube, duct
      ―  guǎn  ―  straw
  2. (instrument) a cylindrical double reed woodwind instrument made of bamboo or wood

VerbEdit

  1. to manage, to control
      ―  guǎn  ―  to manage

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana かん, romaji kan, historical hiragana くわん)

  1. pipe
  2. a wind instrument

‎(hiragana くだ, romaji kuda)

  1. pipe

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan, Yale kwan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quản)

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