ChineseEdit

phonetic
simp. and trad.
(至那)

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit चीन (cīna).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/3
Initial () (23) (8)
Final () (15) (94)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕiɪH/ /nɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕiH/ /nɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕjɪH/ /nɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ciH/ /na/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕiH/ /nɑ/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕiH/ /nɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕiH/ /nɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhì nuó

Proper nounEdit

至那

  1. (obsolete, Buddhism) Alternative form of 支那 (Zhīnà, “China”).

Usage notesEdit

Unlike 支那 (Zhīnà), this term is neutral and no longer in use.

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