ChineseEdit

humane; kernel man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(仁人)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (38) (38)
Final () (43) (43)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ȵiɪn/ /ȵiɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ȵin/ /ȵin/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵʑjen/ /ȵʑjen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ȵin/ /ȵin/
Li
Rong
/ȵiĕn/ /ȵiĕn/
Wang
Li
/ȵʑĭĕn/ /ȵʑĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȵʑi̯ĕn/ /ȵʑi̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
rén rén
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
rén rén
Middle
Chinese
‹ nyin › ‹ nyin ›
Old
Chinese
/*niŋ/ /*ni[ŋ]/
English kind (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. 10801 10800
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*njin/ /*njin/

NounEdit

仁人

  1. (literary) benevolent gentleman; public-spirited person; philanthropist

Derived termsEdit