TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人中 (OL), X人中 (XOL), four-corner 25206, composition)

  1. middle(or second) brother
  2. go between, mediator
  3. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 94, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 403
  • Dae Jaweon: page 200, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 121, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+4EF2

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zung6, Yale jung6)

  1. still (referring to time)

JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana なか, romaji naka)

  1. relationship, terms

Derived termsEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jung) (hangeul , revised jung, McCune-Reischauer chung)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zhòng (zhong4), Wade-Giles chung4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(trọng)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 20 March 2014, at 08:27