See also: 世间

ChineseEdit

 
life; age; generation
life; age; generation; era; world; lifetime
 
interstice; separate; between
interstice; separate; between; among; space; (measure word)
trad. (世間)
simp. (世间)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/2
Initial () (26) (28)
Final () (35) (73)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɕiᴇiH/ /kˠɛn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɕiɛiH/ /kᵚæn/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕjæiH/ /kæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɕiajH/ /kəɨn/
Li
Rong
/ɕiɛiH/ /kɛn/
Wang
Li
/ɕĭɛiH/ /kæn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕi̯ɛiH/ /kăn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shì jiān
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
sai3 gaan1

NounEdit

世間

  1. (literary) this world; the human world; the world of mortals

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
けん
Grade: 2
goon

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(けん) (seken

  1. society, public

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

世間

  1. chữ Hán form of thế gian (world).