ChineseEdit

 
today; modern; present
today; modern; present; current; this; now
night
trad. (今夜)
simp. #(今夜)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (36)
Final () (140) (100)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () Chongniu III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiɪm/ /jiaH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚim/ /jiaH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiem/ /iaH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kjim/ /jiaH/
Li
Rong
/kjəm/ /iaH/
Wang
Li
/kĭĕm/ /jĭaH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯əm/ /i̯aH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jīn
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gam1 je6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jīn
Middle
Chinese
‹ kim › ‹ H ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]r[ə]m/ /*[ɢ]Ak-s/
English now night

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. 6599 14992
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*krɯm/ /*laːɡs/
Notes

NounEdit

今夜

  1. (literary or dialectal) tonight

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (今夜):
  • Japanese: (こん)() (kon'ya)
  • Korean: 금야 (今夜, geumya)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こん
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(こん)() (kon'ya

  1. this evening; tonight

Etymology 2Edit

kon'ya → konnya, via gemination.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

今夜(こんにゃ) (konnya

  1. this evening; tonight

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN