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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +13 in Chinese, 糸+12 in Japanese, in Chinese 19 strokes, in Japanese 18 strokes, cangjie input 廿月中戈 (TBLI) or X廿月中戈 (XTBLI), four-corner 44227)

  1. cocoon
  2. callus, blister

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 940, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27944
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1379, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3320, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7E6D

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /t͡ɕian²¹⁴/
Harbin /t͡ɕian²¹³/
Tianjin /t͡ɕian¹³/
Jinan /t͡ɕiã⁵⁵/
Qingdao /t͡ɕiã⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /t͡ɕian⁵³/
Xi'an /t͡ɕiã⁵³/
Xining /t͡ɕiã⁵³/
Yinchuan /t͡ɕian⁵³/
Lanzhou /t͡ɕiɛ̃n⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /t͡ɕian⁵¹/
Wuhan /t͡ɕiɛn⁴²/
Chengdu /t͡ɕian⁵³/
Guiyang /t͡ɕian⁴²/
Kunming /t͡ɕiɛ̃⁵³/
Nanjing /t͡ɕyen²¹²/
Hefei /t͡ɕiĩ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡ɕie⁵³/
Pingyao /t͡ɕie̞⁵³/
Hohhot /t͡ɕie⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /t͡ɕi³⁵/
Suzhou /t͡ɕiɪ⁵¹/
Hangzhou /t͡ɕiẽ̞⁵³/
Wenzhou /ji³⁵/
Hui Shexian /t͡ɕie³⁵/
Tunxi /t͡siɛ³¹/
Xiang Changsha /t͡ɕiẽ⁴¹/
Xiangtan /t͡ɕiẽ⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /t͡ɕiɛn²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /kian³¹/
Taoyuan /kʰien³¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /kan³⁵/
Nanning /kan³⁵/
Hong Kong /kan³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /kian⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /kɛiŋ³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /kaiŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /kõi⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /kin³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kenX/ /kienX/ /kenX/ /kenX/ /kɛnX/ /kienX/ /kɛnX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jiǎn ‹ kenX › /*kˤ[e][n]ʔ/ cocoon

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6150 2 /*keːnʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. a cocoon

ReadingsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Kanji in this term
まゆ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

NounEdit

‎(hiragana まゆ, romaji mayu)

  1. (entomology) a cocoon

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gyeon) (hangeul , revised gyeon, McCune-Reischauer kyŏn, Yale kyen)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(kiển, kén, kiền)

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