See also: 藩篱

ChineseEdit

fence; screen; vassal a fence
trad. (藩籬)
simp. (藩篱)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2 1/1
Initial () (3) (1) (37)
Final () (66) (66) (11)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed Open
Division () III III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bʉɐn/ /pʉɐn/ /liᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/bʷiɐn/ /pʷiɐn/ /liɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/biuɐn/ /piuɐn/ /ljɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/buan/ /puan/ /liə̆/
Li
Rong
/biuɐn/ /piuɐn/ /lie/
Wang
Li
/bĭwɐn/ /pĭwɐn/ /lǐe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱi̯wɐn/ /pi̯wɐn/ /lie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
fán fān
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
fān
Middle
Chinese
‹ pjon ›
Old
Chinese
/*par/
English hedge, screen, fence

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 2/2 1/1
No. 2885 2909 7790
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pan/ /*ban/ /*rel/

NounEdit

藩籬

  1. (literally) bamboo fence; twig fence; hedge
  2. (figurative) impediment; hindrance; difficulty; obstruction; barrier
  3. (literally, figurative) boundary; border; periphery

SynonymsEdit