U+7DDA, 線
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7DDA

[U+7DD9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7DDB]
See also: , , and 线

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女火竹日水 (VFHAE), four-corner 26932, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 930, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27641
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1368, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3428, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7DDA

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. 线
alt. forms
surname

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sqʰeːns
*sɡʷen
*sɡʷen
*kʰʷjen, *sɢʷin

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *sqʰeːns): semantic  + phonetic (OC *sɡʷen).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • sòaⁿ - vernacular;
  • siàn - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (16)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/siᴇnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/siɛnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/sjænH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sianH/
Li
Rong
/siɛnH/
Wang
Li
/sĭɛnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯ɛnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiàn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10727
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sqʰeːns/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. thread
  2. thread-line object; wire; line; string; ray
    / 线  ―  diàoxiàn  ―  fishing line
    / 线  ―  diànxiàn  ―  electric wire
    / 线  ―  guāngxiàn  ―  ray of light
  3. (geometry) line
  4. route; path; line
  5. demarcation line; boundary; border; brink
  6. clue; sign
  7. secret agent
  8. ideological or political line
  9. Classifier for for abstract nouns or numerals indicating few or little.
  10. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana せん, romaji sen)

  1. a line
  2. a level
  3. a beam

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(seon) (hangeul , revised seon, McCune-Reischauer sŏn, Yale sen)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tuyến)

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