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ChineseEdit

 
to own; to host; master; lord; primary
man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(主人)
alt. forms 主儂主侬 Min vernacular
anagram 人主

PronunciationEdit


Note: chú-lîn/chí-jîn/chú-jîn - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (23) (38)
Final () (24) (43)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕɨoX/ /ȵiɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕioX/ /ȵin/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕioX/ /ȵʑjen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/cuə̆X/ /ȵin/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕioX/ /ȵiĕn/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕĭuX/ /ȵʑĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕi̯uX/ /ȵʑi̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhǔ rén
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zhǔ rén
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsyuX › ‹ nyin ›
Old
Chinese
/*toʔ/ /*ni[ŋ]/
English master; host (other) person

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
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 17618 10800
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tjoʔ/ /*njin/

NounEdit

主人

  1. master; owner
  2. host or hostess

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (主人):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 3
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

主人 (hiragana しゅじん, romaji shujin)

  1. (humble) (one's own) husband (use ご主人 to refer to somebody else's husband)
  2. someone's master
  3. owner
  4. host or hostess

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

主人 (ju-in) (hangeul 주인)

  1. Hanja form? of 주인, “master or owner; proprietor”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

主人

  1. Hán tự form of chủ nhân, “master or owner; proprietor”