TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 66 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 一一人大 (MMOK), four-corner 18140, composition)

  1. government, political affairs

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 469, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13135
  • Dae Jaweon: page 819, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1453, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+653F

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (政), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 清
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 之盛切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇŋH/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛŋH/ /t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /ciajŋH/ /t͡ɕĭɛŋH/ /t͡ɕiæŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhèng ‹ tsyengH › /*teŋ-s/ government

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
17177 0 /*tjeŋs/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana まつりごと, romaji matsurigoto) (alternative reading hiragana せい, romaji sei)

  1. rule; government

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng, Yale ceng)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chính, chiếng, chánh)

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