See also:
U+9452, 鑒
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9452

[U+9451]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9453]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 167, +14, 22 strokes, cangjie input 尸田金 (SWC) or 金尸一廿 (CSMT), four-corner 78109, composition𰯲)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1325, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40989
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1826, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 4267, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+9452

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (metal) + phonetic  (OC *kraːm, *kraːms).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (28) (28)
Final () (85) (149)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () IV II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ken/ /kˠamH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ken/ /kᵚamH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɛn/ /kamH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɛn/ /kaɨmH/
Li
Rong
/ken/ /kamH/
Wang
Li
/kien/ /kamH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kien/ /kamH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiān jiàn

DefinitionsEdit

  1. mirror
  2. to inspect, to examine
  3. reflect
  4. evaluate, access

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic ():
  • Japanese: (かん) (kan)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
かがみS
[noun] an example, exemplar, model, pattern
[proper noun] a surname
かんS
[noun] a kind of ancient Chinese bronzeware
[noun] an example, exemplar, model, pattern
[affix] example, exemplar
[affix] model, pattern
[affix] inspect, examine
[affix] evaluate
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above terms.)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gam) (hangeul , revised gam, McCune–Reischauer kam, Yale kam)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giám, gương)

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