Change viewing parameters
Switch to Russian version
Select another database

Chinese characters :

Search within this database
\data\china\bigchina
Character:
Modern (Beijing) reading: quān
Preclassic Old Chinese: khʷren
Classic Old Chinese: khwren
Western Han Chinese: khwrjan
Eastern Han Chinese: khwran
Early Postclassic Chinese: khwen
Middle Postclassic Chinese: khwen
Late Postclassic Chinese: khwen
Middle Chinese: khwen
English meaning : ring, circle [L.Zhou]
Russian meaning[s]: круг, окружность; кружок; петля (кружева, сети); обводить кружком; гасить кружком (марку); [juān] загнать, запереть (скотину); [juàn] загон, хлев; скотный двор
Comments: Also read *g(h)ʷrenʔ, MC gwén (with a variant reading gwǝ́n), Mand. juàn [Han] 'enclosure, stye'. Regular Sino-Viet. is khuyên.
Sino-Tibetan etymology: Sino-Tibetan etymology
Dialectal data: Dialectal data
Radical: 31
Four-angle index: 1891
Karlgren code: 0226 k
Vietnamese reading: khoen
bigchina-reading,bigchina-ochn,bigchina-cchn,bigchina-wchn,bigchina-echn,bigchina-epchn,bigchina-mpchn,bigchina-lpchn,bigchina-mchn,bigchina-meaning,bigchina-oshanin,bigchina-comment,bigchina-stibet,bigchina-doc,bigchina-radical,bigchina-oshval,bigchina-karlgren,bigchina-viet,

List with all references
Search within this database
Select another database

Total pages generatedPages generated by this script
658646618707
Help
StarLing database serverPowered byCGI scripts
Copyright 1998-2003 by S. StarostinCopyright 1998-2003 by G. Bronnikov
Copyright 2005-2014 by Phil Krylov