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good merchant; to buy
trad. (善賈)
simp. (善贾)

Pronunciation 1Edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/3
Initial () (25) (28)
Final () (77) (23)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ʑiᴇnX/ /kuoX/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ʑiɛnX/ /kuoX/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ʑjænX/ /koX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ʑianX/ /kɔX/
Li
Rong
/ʑiɛnX/ /koX/
Wang
Li
/ʑĭɛnX/ /kuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʑi̯ɛnX/ /kuoX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shàn
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shàn
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzyenX › ‹ kuX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɡ]e[n]ʔ/ /*C.qˁaʔ/
English good merchant; do business

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 3/3
No. 11084 14205
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡjenʔ/ /*klaːʔ/

VerbEdit

善賈

  1. (literary) to be good at business; to be good for business

NounEdit

善賈

  1. (literary) someone who is good at doing business

Pronunciation 2Edit



BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shàn jià
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzyenX › ‹ kaeH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɡ]e[n]ʔ/ /*C.qˁ<r>aʔ-s/ (or *mə.qˁ<r>aʔ-s?)
English good price

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 2/3
No. 11084 14201
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡjenʔ/ /*kraːs/

NounEdit

善賈

  1. (literary) good price