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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tuŋ): phonetic  ‎(OC *tuŋ, *tuŋs) + semantic  ‎(heart)

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 中心 (LP), four-corner 50336, composition)

  1. loyalty, devotion, fidelity

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 377, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10353
  • Dae Jaweon: page 704, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2273, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5FE0

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (9)
Final () (2)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʈɨuŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈiuŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȶiuŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈuwŋ/
Li
Rong
/ȶiuŋ/
Wang
Li
/ȶĭuŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȶi̯uŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhōng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zhōng
Middle
Chinese
‹ trjuwng ›
Old
Chinese
/*truŋ/
English loyal

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
No. 17408
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tuŋ/

NounEdit

  1. loyalty to superiors (Confucian virtue)

AdjectiveEdit

  1. loyal
  2. devoted
  3. honest

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana ただし, romaji Tadashi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(chung) (hangeul , revised chung, McCune-Reischauer ch'ung, Yale chwung)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(trung, , )

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