See also:
U+7DEC, 緬
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7DEC

[U+7DEB]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7DED]

Translingual

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Han character

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(Kangxi radical 120, +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女火一田中 (VFMWL), four-corner 21960, composition )

References

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  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 931, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27674
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1370, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3425, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7DEC

Chinese

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trad.
simp.
2nd round simp. 𰬄

Glyph origin

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Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *menʔ) : semantic (silk) + phonetic (OC *mens).

Pronunciation

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Note:
  • miang2/miang5 - Shantou;
  • miêng2/miêng5 - Chaozhou;
  • miang5/miêng5 - vernacular (俗).

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Baxter mjienX
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/miᴇnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/miɛnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/mjænX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mianX/
Li
Rong
/miɛnX/
Wang
Li
/mĭɛnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯ɛnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
miǎn
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
min5
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9093
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*menʔ/

Definitions

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  1. distant, remote
  2. Short for 緬甸缅甸 (Miǎndiàn, “Myanmar, Burma”).

Compounds

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Japanese

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Kanji

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(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. fine thread
  2. Abbreviation of 緬甸 (Menden, Biruma): Burma (Myanmar)

Readings

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Korean

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Hanja

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(myeon) (hangeul )

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Vietnamese

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Han character

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: Hán Nôm readings: miễn, mén, diến, miến, rịn

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