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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 184 +8, 17 strokes, cangjie input 人戈十口口 (OIJRR), four-corner 83777, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1422, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44237
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1947, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4461, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+9928

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *koːnʔ, *koːns): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *koːn).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (62)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑnH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑnH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑnH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwanH/
Li
Rong
/kuɑnH/
Wang
Li
/kuɑnH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑnH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guàn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwanH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ˤo[n]ʔ-s/
English lodging-house

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 4446 4448
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koːnʔ/ /*koːns/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. accommodation
  2. shop
  3. building or place for cultural activities
  4. private school
  5. (historical) factory, as a foreign trade emporium
    廣州十三行的

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana やかた, romaji yakata)

  1. mansion

SuffixEdit

‎(hiragana かん, romaji -kan)

  1. hall, building, section of a building, house

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan, Yale kwan)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quán)

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