U+7AE0, 章
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7AE0

[U+7ADF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7AE1]

Translingual edit

Stroke order
 

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 117, +6, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿日十 (YTAJ), four-corner 00406, composition or )

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 871, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25761
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1301, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2709, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7AE0

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin edit

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Chu slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
       

Ideogrammic compound (會意会意): A chisel (, now ) piercing a piece of untreated jade (now ). Originally meaning "to treat jade", likely the original character of or .

Pronunciation edit


Note:
  • chiuⁿ/chioⁿ - vernacular (incl. surname in Taiwan);
  • chiong/chiang - literary (incl. surname in Mainland China and Taiwan).
Note:
  • zion1/ziên1 - vernacular (incl. surname) (ziên1 - Chaozhou);
  • ziang1 - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (23)
    Final () (105)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Baxter tsyang
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡ɕɨɐŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡ɕiɐŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡ɕiɑŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /cɨaŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡ɕiaŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡ɕĭaŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡ɕi̯aŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhāng
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    zoeng1
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    zhāng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ tsyang ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*taŋ/
    English brilliant; distinctive mark; to display

    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. 16817
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kjaŋ/

    Definitions edit

    1. chapter; section
      算術算术  ―  jiǔ zhāng suànshù  ―  The Nine Chapters on the Mathematical Art
        ―  zhāngjié  ―  chapter, section
        ―  yuèzhāng  ―  (music) movement
    2. composition; structure
        ―  wénzhāng  ―  article, essay
    3. rules; regulations; constitution; charter
        ―  zhāngchéng  ―  rules; charter
      工作  ―  ànzhānggōngzuò  ―  work-to-rule
    4. seal; stamp
        ―  zhāng  ―  stamp, seal
    5. badge; medal; emblem
        ―  huīzhāng  ―  badge, emblem
    6. order (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
      雜亂無杂乱无  ―  záluànwúzhāng  ―  confusing and disordered; chaotic
    7. memorial to the throne
        ―  zòuzhāng  ―  memorial to the throne
    8. (Cantonese) mahjong tiles
    9. (alt. form ) obvious; well-known
    10. (alt. form ) to make manifest; to display; to express
    11. (alt. form ) to commend; to praise; to distinguish
    12. Classifier for chapters, etc.
    13. (Chinese astronomy) the cycle of 19 years (approximate common multiple for the synodic month and tropical year, similar to the Metonic cycle)
        ―  zhāngdòng  ―  nutation
    14. a surname. Zhang; Cheung
        ―  Zhāng Zǐyí  ―  Zhang Ziyi

    Synonyms edit

    • (chapter): 章段 (zhāngduàn)

    Compounds edit

    Descendants edit

    Sino-Xenic ():
    • Japanese: (しょう) (shō)
    • Korean: 장(章) (jang)
    • Vietnamese: chương ()

    Others:

    References edit

    Japanese edit

    Kanji edit

    (grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    Readings edit

    Noun edit

    (しょう) (shō

    1. chapter; section
    2. badge

    Proper noun edit

    (あきら) (Akira

    1. a male given name

    Compounds edit

    Korean edit

    Hanja edit

    (eumhun (geul jang))

    1. Hanja form? of (chapter).

    Vietnamese edit

    Han character edit

    : Hán Nôm readings: chương

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