點鐘

MandarinEdit

simpl. 点钟
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin diǎnzhōng
Zhuyin ㄉㄧㄢˇ ㄓㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /ti̯ɛn²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂʊŋ⁵⁵/

NounEdit

點鐘 (traditional, Pinyin diǎnzhōng, simplified 点钟)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) o'clock
  2. hour

Min NanEdit

simpl. 点钟
trad.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ tɪɛm˥˥tɕiŋ˥˥ ]

NounEdit

點鐘 (traditional, POJ tiám-cheng, traditional 點鐘, simplified 点钟)

  1. hour

Usage notesEdit

  • Unlike Mandarin, this word is not used for o'clock in Min Nan. For o'clock, simply use tiám (ex. saⁿ-tiám = 3 o'clock).

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 10:07