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U+984F, 顏
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-984F

[U+984E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9850]

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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 181 +9, 18 strokes, cangjie input X卜竹一月 (XYHMB) or 卜竹一月金 (YHMBC), four-corner 01286, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1407, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43591
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1924, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 7, page 4383, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+984F

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.
 
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Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ŋaːns, *ŋrans
*sŋ̊ʰreːnʔ, *sŋ̊ʰraːns
*sŋreːnʔ
*sreːnʔ
*sreːnʔ
*sŋreːnʔ
*sŋreːnʔ
*ŋraːn
*ŋraːn
*ŋraːns
*ŋranʔ
*ŋranʔ
*ŋranʔ
*ŋrans
*ŋrans

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋraːn): phonetic  (OC *ŋrans) + semantic .

Bronze inscription forms: Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋraːn): phonetic  + semantic .

EtymologyEdit

Various possibilities exist:

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • Xiamen:
    • gân - literary;
    • hiâⁿ - vernacular.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (31)
    Final () (69)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () II
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ŋˠan/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ŋᵚan/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ŋɐn/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ŋaɨn/
    Li
    Rong
    /ŋan/
    Wang
    Li
    /ŋan/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ŋan/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yán
    Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    yán yán
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ ngæn › ‹ ngæn ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*C.ŋˤrar/ /*C.ŋˤrar/
    English face, forehead surname

    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. 14405
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ŋraːn/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (anatomy) forehead, especially the glabellar area
    2. (anatomy) face
    3. countenance; facial expression
      /   ―  yánmiàn  ―  face, prestige
      /   ―  róngyán  ―  countenance; looks
    4. color; hue
      /   ―  yán  ―  color
    5. prestige; dignity
      /   ―  hòuyán  ―  brazen; shameless
    6. A surname​.

    SynonymsEdit

    • (face):
    Dialectal synonyms of (“face”) [map]
    Variety Location Words
    Classical Chinese
    Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
    Mandarin Beijing
    Taiwan
    Tianjin
    Harbin
    Hailar 臉蛋子
    Ulan Hot 臉蛋子
    Tongliao 臉蛋子
    Chifeng
    Bayanhot
    Jinan
    Muping
    Luoyang
    Jiedian
    Xi'an
    Xining
    Xuzhou 臉兒臉膛子
    Yinchuan
    Lanzhou
    Ürümqi
    Wuhan
    Chengdu
    Guiyang
    Guilin
    Liuzhou
    Yangzhou
    Nanjing
    Hefei
    Cantonese Guangzhou
    Hong Kong
    Dongguan
    Hong Kong (Weitou)
    Taishan
    Yangjiang
    Nanning
    Wuzhou
    Yulin
    Hepu
    Kuala Lumpur
    Gan Nanchang
    Lichuan
    Pingxiang
    Hakka Meixian
    Xingning
    Huidong
    Qujiang
    Xiaosanjiang
    Luchuan
    Changting
    Pingyu
    Wuping
    Liancheng
    Ninghua
    Yudu 面盤
    Ruijin
    Shicheng
    Shangyou
    Miaoli (N. Sixian)
    Liudui (S. Sixian)
    Hsinchu (Hailu)
    Dongshi (Dabu)
    Zhuolan (Raoping)
    Yunlin (Zhao'an)
    Hong Kong
    Sabah 面鉢
    Senai 面鉢
    Singkawang
    Huizhou Jixi
    Jin Taiyuan
    Xinzhou
    Baochang
    Jining
    Hohhot
    Baotou
    Dongsheng 眉眼
    Linhe
    Haibowan
    Min Bei Jian'ou
    Min Dong Fuzhou
    Fuqing 面䫌
    Matsu
    Min Nan Xiamen
    Quanzhou
    Zhangzhou
    Taipei
    Kaohsiung
    Tainan
    Taichung
    Hsinchu
    Lukang
    Sanxia
    Yilan
    Kinmen
    Magong
    Penang
    Singapore
    Philippines (Manila)
    Pingnan
    Chaozhou
    Johor Bahru
    Haikou
    Leizhou
    Puxian Min Putian
    Pinghua Nanning
    Guilin
    Wu Shanghai 面孔面顴
    Suzhou 面孔
    Hangzhou 臉孔
    Wenzhou 面股
    Chongming 面孔
    Danyang 面孔
    Jinhua 面孔
    Ningbo 面孔
    Xiang Changsha
    Shuangfeng
    Loudi
    Quanzhou
    • (color): ()

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (an) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer an, Yale an)

    1. face
    2. facial appearance

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (nhan)

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