See also:
U+81BB, 膻
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-81BB

[U+81BA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+81BC]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 130, +13, 17 strokes, cangjie input 月卜田一 (BYWM), four-corner 70216, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 995, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29929
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1446, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 2117, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+81BB

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *daːnʔ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *taːnʔ)

Pronunciation 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“rank odor; sheepy odor”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Pronunciation 2Edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (61)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dɑnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/dɑnX/
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑnX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/danX/
Li
Rong
/dɑnX/
Wang
Li
/dɑnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱɑnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dàn
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shān
Middle
Chinese
‹ syen ›
Old
Chinese
/*s.tan/
English smell of sheep

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. 2071
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*daːnʔ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Only used in 膻中 (“centre of chest”).

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. liver

ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): たん (tan)
  • Kun: きも (kimo)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dan, jeon) (hangeul , , revised dan, jeon, McCune–Reischauer tan, chŏn)

  1. strip
  2. rank odor (of sheep or goats)