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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 中戈月山山 (LIBUU), four-corner 56110)

  1. a variety of bivalves

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1084, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33093
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1552, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2855, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8706

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/3

Initial: (33)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦenX/ /ɣienX/ /ɣenX/ /ɦenX/ /ɦɛnX/ /ɣienX/ /ɣɛnX/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/henX/ /xienX/ /xenX/ /henX/ /hɛnX/ /xienX/ /xɛnX/
Character (), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: (29)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰenH/ /kʰienH/ /kʰenH/ /kʰenH/ /kʰɛnH/ /kʰienH/ /kʰɛnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6194 2 /*kʰeːns/
6198 2 /*qʰeːnʔ/
6203 2 /*ɡeːnʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. a type of clam (clarification of this Chinese definition is being sought)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
しじみ
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi
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NounEdit

‎(hiragana しじみ, katakana シジミ, romaji shijimi)

  1. a type of clam (clarification of this Japanese definition is being sought)

Usage notesEdit

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana in biological contexts.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hyeon) (hangeul , revised hyeon, McCune-Reischauer hyŏn, Yale hyen)

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