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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
辛-order.gif

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – Picture of a tool used to mark slaves and criminals.

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

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin), 字源. URL accessed on 2014-02-22.

Han characterEdit

(radical 160 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿十 (YTJ), four-corner 00401, composition)

  1. fiery, piquant, hot
  2. toilsome, laborious
  3. the eighth of the ten heavenly stems
  4. a surname

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1250, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38630
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1729, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4036, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8F9B

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 息鄰切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siɪn/ /si̯ĕn/ /siĕn/ /sin/ /sin/ /sĭĕn/ /sjen/

AdjectiveEdit

  1. spicy, hot, pungent
  2. hard, laborious
  3. suffering

NounEdit

  1. eighth, 8, H, VIII (used for unnamed people or object, to enumarate headings in a list, for grade)

Proper nounEdit

  1. A surname​.
  2. the eighth of the ten heavenly stems (天干).

CompoundsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. spicy
  2. bitter
  3. hot
  4. acrid

ReadingsEdit

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sin) (hangeul , revised sin, McCune-Reischauer shin, sin, Yale sin)

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Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*sin)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tân, tăn, tơn, tăng)

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