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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 人一一 (OMM), four-corner 21210, composition)

  1. humaneness, benevolence, kindness . The ideograph shows man connecting heaven and earth.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 91, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 349
  • Dae Jaweon: page 193, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 107, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4EC1

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jan4, Yale yan4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 仁王 (niō): the two guardian Deva kings
  • 仁義 (jingi): humanity and justice
  • 仁愛 (jin'ai): benevolence, charity
  • 仁術 (jinjutsu): benevolence act
  • 仁義礼智信 (jingireichishin): the 5 Confucian virtues
  • 仁徳 (jintoku): benevolence, goodness

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana ひとし, romaji Hitoshi)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana じん, romaji Jin)

  1. A male given name


(hiragana まさし, romaji Masashi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(in) (hangeul , revised in, McCune-Reischauer in)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jìn (jin4), rén (ren2), Wade-Giles chin4, jen2)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(njin)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA jîn (jin5), lîn (lin5))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhân, nhơn)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 27 January 2014, at 08:34