Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 06:49

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 十一中金 (JMLC), four-corner 30806, composition)

  1. to respect, to revere
  2. reverence
  3. respectfully
  4. third of twelve earthly branches (十二支): tiger () of Chinese zodiac

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 288, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7204
  • Dae Jaweon: page 570, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 936, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+5BC5

ChineseEdit

3-5 a.m.; 3rd earthly branch
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (寅), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 脂
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 以脂切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiɪ/ /i/ /i/ /ji/ /ji/ /ji/ /jɪ/
Character (寅), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 翼眞切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiɪn/ /i̯ĕn/ /iĕn/ /jin/ /jin/ /jĭĕn/ /jen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yín ‹ yij › /*[ɢ](r)əәr/ 3rd earthly branch
yín ‹ yin › /*[ɢ](r)əәr/ 3rd earthly branch

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
15273 1 /*lil/
15281 1 /*lin/

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(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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HanjaEdit

(in, i) (hangeul , , revised in, i, McCune-Reischauer in, i)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dần)

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