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two ten
simp. and trad.
(二十)
anagram 十二
Chinese cardinal numbers
 <  19 20 21  > 
    Cardinal : 二十

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (38) (25)
Final () (15) (141)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ȵiɪH/ /d͡ʑiɪp̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ȵiH/ /d͡ʑip̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵʑjɪH/ /d͡ʑjep̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ȵiH/ /d͡ʑip̚/
Li
Rong
/ȵiH/ /ʑiəp̚/
Wang
Li
/ȵʑiH/ /ʑĭĕp̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȵʑiH/ /ʑi̯əp̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
èr shí
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
èr shí
Middle
Chinese
‹ nyijH › ‹ dzyip ›
Old
Chinese
/*ni[j]-s/ /*t.[ɡ]əp/
English two ten

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. 2824 11452
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*njis/ /*ɡjub/

NumeralEdit

二十

  1. twenty; 20

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

二十

  1. twentieth
    二十世紀 / 二十世纪  ―  èrshí shìjì  ―  the twentieth century

Proper nounEdit

二十

  1. () Ershi (a village in Huilong, Fang, Shiyan, Hubei, China)

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Japanese cardinal numbers
 <  19 20 21  > 
    Cardinal : 二十

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
じゅう
Grade: 1
on’yomi

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

二十 (hiragana にじゅう, rōmaji nijū, historical hiragana にじふ)

  1. twenty; 20

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 1
Irregular

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

二十 (hiragana はたち, rōmaji hatachi)

  1. twenty; 20

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 1
Irregular

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

NumeralEdit

二十 (hiragana はた, rōmaji hata)

  1. (obsolete) twenty; 20

Etymology 4Edit

Kanji in this term
ふた
Grade: 1

Grade: 1
Irregular

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative formsEdit

NumeralEdit

二十 (hiragana ふたそじ, rōmaji futasoji, historical hiragana ふたそぢ)

  1. twenty; 20

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NumeralEdit

二十 (isip) (hangeul 이십)

  1. Hanja form? of 이십 (twenty).