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ChineseEdit

metal; gold; money horse; surname
trad. (金馬)
simp. (金马)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (4)
Final () (140) (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () Chongniu III II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiɪm/ /mˠaX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚim/ /mᵚaX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiem/ /maX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kjim/ /maɨX/
Li
Rong
/kjəm/ /maX/
Wang
Li
/kĭĕm/ /maX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯əm/ /maX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jīn

NounEdit

金馬

  1. gold horse
  2. (literary) imperial court or capital
    Synonyms: 朝廷 (cháotíng), 帝都 (dìdū)
  3. (literary) Hanlin Academy scholar
    Synonyms: 翰林 (Hànlín)

Proper nounEdit

金馬

  1. (historical) () a gate in the Han dynasty where literati waited for imperial orders
  2. (historical) () imperial library of the Han dynasty
  3. (historical) Alternative term for 翰林院 (Hànlínyuàn, “Hanlin Academy”).
  4. (地區) Fujian Province, Republic of China (Short for 金門金门 (Jīnmén) + 馬祖马祖 (Mǎzǔ): “Kinmen and Matsu.)

Derived termsEdit