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U+8AC7, 談
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8AC7

[U+8AC6]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8AC8]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 149, +8, 15 strokes, cangjie input 卜口火火 (YRFF), four-corner 09689, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1167, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35633
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1632, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3992, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8AC7

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
variant forms

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*l'oːmʔ, *l'aːm, *l'aːms
*l̥ʰaːm, *l̥ʰaːmʔ, *l̥ʰjam
*l̥ʰaːmʔ
*l̥ʰaːmʔ
*l̥ʰaːmʔ, *l̥ʰjam, *l̥ʰjams
*l̥ʰaːms
*l̥ʰaːms, *hljamʔ
*l̥ʰaːms
*l'aːm
*l'aːm
*l'aːm, *l'aːmʔ, *l'aːms
*l'aːm
*l'aːm, *l'aːmʔ, *l'aːms, *lamʔ
*l'aːm
*l'aːm
*l'aːmʔ, *l'aːms
*l'aːms
*ɦljamʔ, *lamʔ
*hljamʔ
*hljams
*ɦlam
*lamʔ
*lamʔ
*lamʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *l'aːm): semantic  (speech) + phonetic  (OC *ɦlam).

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-tam ~ g-dam.

PronunciationEdit



  • Dialectal data
VarietyLocation
MandarinBeijing/tʰan³⁵/
Harbin/tʰan²⁴/
Tianjin/tʰan⁴⁵/
Jinan/tʰã⁴²/
Qingdao/tʰã⁴²/
Zhengzhou/tʰan⁴²/
Xi'an/tʰã²⁴/
Xining/tʰã²⁴/
Yinchuan/tʰan⁵³/
Lanzhou/tʰɛ̃n⁵³/
Ürümqi/tʰan⁵¹/
Wuhan/tʰan²¹³/
Chengdu/tʰan³¹/
Guiyang/tʰan²¹/
Kunming/tʰã̠³¹/
Nanjing/tʰʰaŋ²⁴/
Hefei/tʰæ̃⁵⁵/
JinTaiyuan/tʰæ̃¹¹/
Pingyao/tʰɑŋ¹³/
Hohhot/tʰæ̃³¹/
WuShanghai/de²³/
Suzhou/de̞¹³/
Hangzhou/dẽ̞²¹³/
Wenzhou/da³¹/
HuiShexian/tʰɛ⁴⁴/
Tunxi/tʰɔ⁴⁴/
XiangChangsha/tan¹³/
Xiangtan/dan¹²/
GanNanchang/tʰan²⁴/
HakkaMeixian/tʰam¹¹/
Taoyuan/tʰɑm¹¹/
CantoneseGuangzhou/tʰam²¹/
Nanning/tʰam²¹/
Hong Kong/tʰam²¹/
MinXiamen (Min Nan)/tam³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong)/taŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei)/tʰaŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan)/tʰam⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan)/ham³¹/

Rime
Character
Reading #1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (143)
Tone (調)Level (Ø)
Openness (開合)Open
Division ()I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dɑm/
Pan
Wuyun
/dɑm/
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dam/
Li
Rong
/dɑm/
Wang
Li
/dɑm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱɑm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tán
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading #1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
tán
Middle
Chinese
‹ dam ›
Old
Chinese
/*lˁ[o]m/
Englishspeak

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.14292
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*l'aːm/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to talk; to converse
  2. to discuss; to chat
  3. remark
  4. conversation
  5. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. story
  2. talk, conversation

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune–Reischauer tam, Yale tam)

  1. conversation

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đàm, giạm)

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