See also:
U+978D, 鞍
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-978D

[U+978C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+978E]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 177, +6, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿十十女 (TJJV), four-corner 43544, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1387, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42815
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1902, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4335, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+978D

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qaːn) and ideogrammic compound (會意): semantic (leather) + (secure).

PronunciationEdit


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.
Note:
  • oaⁿ - vernacular;
  • an - literary.
  • Wu

    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    ān
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ ʔan ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[ʔ]ˁa[n]/
    English [place name]

    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. 12
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*qaːn/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. saddle

    CompoundsEdit

    ReferencesEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    ReadingsEdit

    • Go-on: あん (an)
    • Kan-on: あん (an)
    • Kun: くら (kura, )

    Etymology 1Edit

    Kanji in this term
    くら
    Jinmeiyō
    kun’yomi

    NounEdit

    (くら) (kura

    1. saddle

    Etymology 2Edit

    Kanji in this term
    あん
    Jinmeiyō
    on’yomi

    From Middle Chinese .

    AffixEdit

    (あん) (an

    1. saddle

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (eum (an))

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    CompoundsEdit


    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: yên, an

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