ChineseEdit

 
to divide; minute; (a measure word)
to divide; minute; (a measure word); (a unit of leng
 
clear; bright; to understand
clear; bright; to understand; next; the Ming dynasty
trad. (分明)
simp. #(分明)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (1) (4)
Final () (59) (111)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɨun/ /mˠiæŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/piun/ /mᵚiaŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/piuən/ /miaŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pun/ /miajŋ/
Li
Rong
/piuən/ /miɐŋ/
Wang
Li
/pĭuən/ /mĭɐŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pi̯uən/ /mi̯ɐŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
fēn míng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
fan1 ming4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
fēn míng
Middle
Chinese
‹ pjun › ‹ mjæng ›
Old
Chinese
/*pə[n]/ /*mraŋ/
English divide bright

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 # 1/2 1/1
No. 3148 9188
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pɯn/ /*mraŋ/

AdjectiveEdit

分明

  1. clear; evident; plain; distinct
    四季分明  ―  sìjì fēnmíng  ―  to have four distinct seasons

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AdverbEdit

分明

  1. clearly; evidently; plainly; distinctly
    分明歧視 / 分明歧视  ―  Zhè fēnmíng shì qíshì.  ―  This is clearly discriminatory.

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (分明):

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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

分明 (bunmyeong) (hangeul 분명)

  1. Hanja form? of 분명 (clarity; clearness).