TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 弓中十田十 (NLJWJ), four-corner 75206, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1352, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41667
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1854, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4129, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+9663

ChineseEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (陣), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 澄 (11)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 直刃切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɖiɪnH/ /ȡʱi̯ĕnH/ /ȡiĕnH/ /ɖinH/ /ɖinH/ /ȡĭĕnH/ /ȡjenH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhèn ‹ drinH › /*lri[n]-s/ battle array

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1396 2 /*l'iŋs/ 同敶:俗今通用

DefinitionsEdit

  1. A short moment of time.
  2. Classifier for short periods of an event.
    /   ―  zhèn  ―  a brief spell of rain
  3. column, row or file of troops

ReferencesEdit

  • (Min Nan) Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2011), “Entry #6816”, Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan (臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典)[1]

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana じん, romaji jin)

  1. battle formation
  2. camp

SuffixEdit

‎(hiragana じん, romaji -jin)

  1. group
    1万人以上 (まんにんいじょう)講師陣 (こうしじん)
    1 man nin ijō no kōshi-jin
    a group of over 10,000 teachers

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jin) (hangeul , revised jin, McCune-Reischauer chin, Yale cin)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(trận, giận, trặn, chận, chặn, chiến)

  1. battle, fight

Usage notesEdit

  • Chữ Nôm. The modern Vietnamese word for battle is trận.
  • This character only means silver in Vietnamese chữ Nôm. In Chinese, this character has a different meaning.

ReferencesEdit

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