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U+8836, 蠶
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8836

[U+8835]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8837]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

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

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. *

Glyph originEdit

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • Taiwan:
    • chhâm - literary;
    • thâm - vernacular;
    • chhân - used in 蠶豆.
  • (Teochew)

    • Dialectal data
    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/ ~兒
    Hohhot /t͡sʰæ̃³¹/
    Wu Shanghai /zø²³/
    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/

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (15)
    Final () (159)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /d͡zʌm/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /d͡zəm/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /d͡zɒm/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /d͡zəm/
    Li
    Rong
    /d͡zᴀm/
    Wang
    Li
    /d͡zɒm/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /d͡zʱăm/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    cán
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    cán
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ dzom ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*C.[dz]ˁ[ə]m/
    English 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
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 6702
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*zluːm/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. silkworm

    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun 누에 (nue jam))

    1. silkworm

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (tàm, tằm)

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