TranslingualEdit

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Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 弓中一一山 (NLMMU), four-corner 71211)

  1. ancient musical instrument (moon-shaped lute)
  2. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1346, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41569
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1848, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4116, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+962E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jyun2, jyun5, Yale yun2, yun5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(wan, won) (hangeul [[, ]], revised wan, won, McCune-Reischauer wan, wŏn, Yale wan, wen)


MandarinEdit

EtymologyEdit

This character's usage to refer to a Chinese plucked, fretted, round-bodied lute with four strings derives from 阮咸 (Ruǎn Xián), a Chinese scholar of the Six Dynasties period, who played this instrument.

HanziEdit

(Pinyin ruǎn (ruan3), Wade-Giles juan3)

CompoundsEdit

  • 高音阮
  • 小阮
  • 中阮
  • 大阮
  • 低音阮

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*ngiuæ̌n)


Min NanEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

(traditional and simplified, POJ gún or góan)

  1. we; us (not including you)
  2. my

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


VietnameseEdit

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  • Chinese Commercial Code:
    • Decimal: 7086
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