TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 32 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 土中中中 (GLLL), four-corner 42100, composition)

  1. furrow in a field, small drainage in a field
  2. brook beside a field

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 224, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4894
  • Dae Jaweon: page 458, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 420, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5733

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zan3, Yale jan3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zhèn (zhen4), zùn (zun4), Wade-Giles chen4, tsun4)

Usage notesEdit

The zhèn (zhen4) reading is used in Mainland China, while the zùn (zun4) reading is used in Taiwan.

Last modified on 3 November 2013, at 12:46