ChineseEdit

set up; to stand
 
spring (time); gay; joyful
spring (time); gay; joyful; youthful; love; lust; life
simp. and trad.
(立春)
Literally: “establishing spring”.
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (37) (24)
Final () (141) (47)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liɪp̚/ /t͡ɕʰiuɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/lip̚/ /t͡ɕʰʷin/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljep̚/ /t͡ɕʰjuen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lip̚/ /cʰwin/
Li
Rong
/liəp̚/ /t͡ɕʰiuĕn/
Wang
Li
/lĭĕp̚/ /t͡ɕʰĭuĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯əp̚/ /t͡ɕʰi̯uĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chūn
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
lap6 ceon1
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
chūn
Middle
Chinese
‹ lip › ‹ tsyhwin ›
Old
Chinese
/*k.rəp/ /*tʰun/
English stand (v.) springtime

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 1/1
No. 7869 12573
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*rɯb/ /*tʰjun/
Notes

Proper nounEdit

立春

  1. The "Beginning of Spring", the first of the twenty-four solar terms, around February 3rd, 4th, or 5th, marking the first day of spring according to the Chinese calendar.
    立春以來 / 立春以来  ―  Lìchūn yǐlái  ―  since the beginning of spring

SynonymsEdit

Coordinate termsEdit


DescendantsEdit
Sino-Xenic (立春):

JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
りつ > りっ
Grade: 1
しゅん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese /*liɪp̚t͡ɕʰiuɪn/ > Japanese /*ɾit̚t͡ʃʰjun/ > /ɾiʃːjun/

Proper nounEdit

(りっ)(しゅん) (Risshun

  1. the first day of spring according to the traditional lunisolar calendar

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

立春 (Ipchun) (hangeul 입춘)

  1. Hanja form? of 입춘 (the first day of spring according to the traditional lunisolar calendar).

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

立春

  1. Hán tự form of Lập xuân (the first day of spring according to the traditional lunisolar calendar).

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