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Modern (Beijing) reading: suàn
Preclassic Old Chinese: sōrs
Classic Old Chinese: swānh
Western Han Chinese: swānh
Eastern Han Chinese: swānh
Early Postclassic Chinese: swā̀n
Middle Postclassic Chinese: swā̀n
Late Postclassic Chinese: swā̀n
Middle Chinese: swần
English meaning : garlic [Qi]
Comments: Viet. to`i is an interesting case of replacing MC -n by -i; it probably reflects a variant *swầj with the dialectal development *-r > -j. Standard Sino-Viet. is toán.
Sino-Tibetan etymology: Sino-Tibetan etymology
Dialectal data: Dialectal data
Radical: 0
Four-angle index: 0
Karlgren code: 0175 b
Vietnamese reading: to`i
Jianchuan Bai: suã3
Dali Bai: sua3
Bijiang Bai: suã2

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