See also:
U+81E8, 臨
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-81E8

[U+81E7]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+81E9]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 131, +11, 17 strokes in Chinese, 18 strokes in Japanese, cangjie input 尸中人口口 (SLORR), four-corner 78766, composition𠂉)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 999, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30087
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1451, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2802, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+81E8

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *b·rɯm, *b·rɯms): semantic + phonetic (OC *pʰrɯmʔ).

Etymology 1Edit

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation 1Edit


Note:
  • lîm - literary;
  • liâm - vernacular (limited, e.g. 臨邊, 臨捷).
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (139)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /liɪm/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /lim/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ljem/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /lim/
    Li
    Rong
    /liəm/
    Wang
    Li
    /lĭĕm/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /li̯əm/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lín
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    lín
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ lim ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*(p.)rum/
    English look down at

    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 # 1/2
    No. 9801
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*b·rɯm/
    DefinitionsEdit

    1. to overlook; to look over
    2. to come down; to descend
    3. to arrive
    4. to face; to border; to be adjacent to
    5. to be faced with; to be confronted by
    6. to copy; to trace
    7. just before
    8. 19th hexagram of the I Ching
    9. A surname​.
    CompoundsEdit

    Pronunciation 2Edit



    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (139)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /liɪmH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /limH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ljemH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /limH/
    Li
    Rong
    /liəmH/
    Wang
    Li
    /lĭĕmH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /li̯əmH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lìn
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    No. 9803
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*b·rɯms/
    DefinitionsEdit

    1. to mourn for a deceased person
      [Classical Chinese, trad.]
      寿 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
      From: Commentary of Zuo, circa 4th century BCE
      Wú zǐ Shòumèng zú, lìn yú Zhōu miào. [Pinyin]
      Viscount Shoumeng of Wu died. He was mourned at the shrine of (King Wen of) Zhou.

    Etymology 2Edit

    trad.
    simp.
    alternative forms

    PronunciationEdit


    DefinitionsEdit

    (Hokkien)

    1. close (to an edge)
    2. to approach; to get close to; to be almost

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. look at
    2. confront

    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (rim>im) (hangeul >, revised rim>im, McCune–Reischauer rim>im, Yale lim>im)

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (lâm, lom)

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