TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (hazelnut tree) +  (axe) – to cut down a tree with an axe (hence starting something new). 亲/辛 also used for phonetic value.

Han characterEdit

(radical 69 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜木竹一中 (YDHML), four-corner 02921, composition)

  1. new, recent, fresh, modern

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 480, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13572
  • Dae Jaweon: page 839, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2026, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+65B0

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping san1, Yale san1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

PrefixEdit

(hiragana しん, romaji shin-)

  1. new

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sin) (hangeul [[]], revised sin, McCune-Reischauer sin, Yale sin)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xīn (xin1), Wade-Giles hsin1)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sjin, *sin)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tân, tâng, huy)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:03