Last modified on 24 July 2014, at 14:26

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 卜大口 (YKR), four-corner 00604, composition)

  1. stingy, miserly, parsimonious

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 177, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3327
  • Dae Jaweon: page 394, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 594, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+541D

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 良刃切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liɪnH/ /li̯ĕnH/ /liĕnH/ /linH/ /linH/ /lĭĕnH/ /ljenH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
lìn ‹ linH › /*məә.rəә[n]-s/ stingy

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8230 1 /*m·rins/ 本文聲

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(rin) (hangeul , revised rin, McCune-Reischauer rin, Yale lin)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lận)

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