See also: 選挙, 选举, and 選擧

ChineseEdit

 
to choose; to pick; to select
to choose; to pick; to select; to elect
 
to lift; to hold up; to cite
to lift; to hold up; to cite; to enumerate; to act; to raise; to choose; to elect
trad. (選舉)
simp. (选举)
 
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PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • suang2 ge2 - Shantou;
  • suêng2 ge2 - Chaozhou.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 1/1
    Initial () (16) (28)
    Final () (78) (22)
    Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Closed Open
    Division () III III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /siuᴇnX/ /kɨʌX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /sʷiɛnX/ /kiɔX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /sjuænX/ /kiɔX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /swianX/ /kɨə̆X/
    Li
    Rong
    /siuɛnX/ /kiɔX/
    Wang
    Li
    /sĭwɛnX/ /kĭoX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /si̯wɛnX/ /ki̯woX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    xuǎn
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    syun2 geoi2
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/3 1/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    xuǎn
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ sjwenX › ‹ kjoX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[s]o[n]ʔ/ /*C.q(r)aʔ/
    English choose; count lift, raise

    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 # 1/2 1/1
    No. 14157 15888
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3 0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*sqʰonʔ/ /*klaʔ/
    Notes

    VerbEdit

    選舉

    1. to elect (to choose someone by voting)
      日益臨近選舉 / 日益临近选举  ―  rìyì línjìn de xuǎnjǔ  ―  a looming election
    2. (historical, Classical Chinese) to nominate for an official post

    Derived termsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    Sino-Xenic (選舉):

    See alsoEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    Kanji in this term
    せん
    Grade: 4
    きょ
    Hyōgaiji
    on’yomi

    NounEdit

    (せん)(きょ) (senkyo (kyūjitai, shinjitai 選挙)

    1. Kyūjitai form of 選挙: election

    KoreanEdit

    Hanja in this term

    NounEdit

    選舉 (seon'geo) (hangeul 선거)

    1. Alternative form of 選擧 (election)

    VietnameseEdit

    Hán tự in this term

    VerbEdit

    選舉

    1. Hán tự form of tuyển cử (to elect).