Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 02:17

See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 人竹十 (OHJ), four-corner 22240, composition)

  1. one thousand
  2. leader of one thousand men

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 93, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 380
  • Dae Jaweon: page 197, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 114, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+4EDF

ChineseEdit

thousand
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (仟), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 清 (14)
Final: 先
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 蒼先切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰen/ /t͡sʰien/ /t͡sʰen/ /t͡sʰen/ /t͡sʰɛn/ /t͡sʰien/ /t͡sʰɛn/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
10793 1 /*sn̥ʰiːn/ 見史記

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana せん, romaji sen)

  1. thousand, 1000

Usage notesEdit

This form of 1000 is only used in legal documents. The usual form is .


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(cheon) (hangeul , revised cheon, McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏn)

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