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

CantoneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping cin1, Yale chin1)


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)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin qiān (qian1), Wade-Giles ch'ien1)

Last modified on 27 January 2014, at 08:10