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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +18, 24 strokes, cangjie input 一山日中戈 (MUALI), four-corner 11136, composition ⿳⿰)

  1. silkworm, silkworms

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1103, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33890
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1566, character 34
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2908, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+8836

ChineseEdit

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simp.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /t͡sʰan³⁵/
Harbin /t͡sʰan²⁴/
Tianjin /t͡sʰan⁴⁵/
Jinan /t͡sʰã⁴²/
Qingdao /t͡sʰã⁴²/
Zhengzhou /t͡sʰan⁴²/
Xi'an /t͡sʰã²⁴/
Xining /t͡sʰã²⁴/
Yinchuan /t͡sʰan⁵³/
Lanzhou /t͡sʰɛ̃n⁵³/
Ürümqi /t͡sʰan⁵¹/
Wuhan /t͡sʰan²¹³/
Chengdu /t͡sʰan³¹/
Guiyang /t͡sʰan²¹/
Kunming /t͡sʰã̠³¹/
Nanjing /t͡sʰaŋ²⁴/
Hefei /t͡sʰæ̃⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡sʰæ̃¹¹/
Pingyao /t͡sʰɑŋ¹³/
/t͡sɑŋ¹³/ ~儿
Hohhot /t͡sʰæ̃³¹/
Wu Shanghai /zø¹³/
Suzhou /zø¹³/
Hangzhou /d͡zẽ̞²¹³/
Wenzhou /zø³¹/
Hui Shexian /t͡sʰɛ⁴⁴/
/t͡sʰʌ̃⁴⁴/
Tunxi /t͡sʰɔn⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /t͡san¹³/
Xiangtan /d͡zan¹²/
Gan Nanchang /t͡sʰɵn²⁴/
Hakka Meixian /t͡sʰam¹¹/
Taoyuan /t͡sʰɑm¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sʰam²¹/
Nanning /t͡sʰan²¹/
Hong Kong /t͡sʰam²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sʰam³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡sʰɛiŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡sʰaŋ³³/
Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡sʰõi⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /sai³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (15)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zʌm/ /d͡zʱăm/ /d͡zᴀm/ /d͡zəm/ /d͡zəm/ /d͡zɒm/ /d͡zɒm/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
cán ‹ dzom › /*C.[dz]ˤ[ə]m/ silkworm

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
6702 3 /*zluːm/

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HanjaEdit

‎(jam) (hangeul , revised jam, McCune-Reischauer cham, Yale cam)

  1. (누에): silkworm

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tàm, tằm)

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