人蔘

MandarinEdit

simpl. 人参
trad. or 人參

EtymologyEdit

  • Literally "man root" (referring to the root's characteristic forked shape, resembling the legs of a man).

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin rénshēn
Zhuyin ㄖㄣˊ ㄕㄣ
IPA (key) /ʐən³⁵ ʂən⁵⁵/

NounEdit

人蔘 (traditional, Pinyin rénshēn, traditional 人蔘 or 人參, simplified 人参)

  1. ginseng

Min NanEdit

simpl. 人参
trad. or 人參

NounEdit

人蔘 (traditional, POJ jîn-sim or jîn-som, traditional 人蔘 or 人參, simplified 人参)

  1. ginseng
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