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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
入-order.gif
Stroke order
入-bw.png

EtymologyEdit

Old Chinese *njəp (Middle Chinese 入), *nəp (MC 入), *nəb (MC 去) (Li Fanggui (1971)). Cognate with Old Tibetan stem ནུབ (nub, to fall; west).[1]

入 入 入 入
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 11 +0, 2 strokes, cangjie input 人竹 (OH), four-corner 80000)

  1. enter, come in (to), join
  2. KangXi radical

Usage notesEdit

In print, 入 may have symmetric legs, and look like with a hook at top left. However in handwriting, to distinguish from 人, the left leg will be shorter, the shape looking like λ (lambda); in 人 the right leg is shorter.

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 125, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1415
  • Dae Jaweon: page 266, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 102, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5165
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CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jap6, Yale yap6)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ nyip8, Guangdong ngip8 [Meixian, Hailu], Hagfa Pinyim ngib6)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Related termsEdit

CounterEdit

(hiragana しお, romaji -shio)

  1. (archaic) counter for soakings (of fabric in a dye)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ip)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[]] (revised: ip, McCune-Reischauer: ip)
  • Name (hangeul): ()

MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (ru4), Wade-Giles ju4)

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. to enter, to go into
  2. to join, to become a member of
    加入 to join
  3. to confirm, to agree

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. income
    收入 income; 岁入 annual income
  2. abreviation of 入声, the checked tone

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*njip)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA ji̍p (jip8), li̍p (lip8))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhập, nhạp, nhép, nhẹp)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:34