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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 174 +5, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿手一月 (YTQMB), four-corner 05127, composition or ⿰)

  1. pacify
  2. appease
  3. calm, peaceful

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1381, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42570
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1893, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4046, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+9756

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sʰlɯː
*sʰleːns
*sʰleːns, *ʔsreːŋ
*sʰleːns, *sʰleŋs
*sʰleːns
*sʰeːns
*sʰeːns
*sʰleːŋ, *sreŋs
*sreŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ, *sleːŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋ, *sreŋs
*sreŋ, *seːŋ
*sreŋ
*sreŋʔ
*sreŋs
*zreːŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *ʔsleŋs
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ, *zleŋs, *zleŋʔ
*ʔsleŋ, *sʰleŋʔ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*ʔsleŋ
*sʰleŋ
*sʰleŋ
*sʰleŋʔ, *zleŋs, *zleŋ
*sʰleŋs
*zleŋs, *zleŋ
*zleŋs
*zleŋ
*zleŋ
*zleŋ
*zleŋʔ
*zleŋʔ
*seŋʔ, *seːŋs
*seŋʔ, *seːŋ
*sleŋs
*sleŋs
*l̥ʰeŋs
*ʔljeŋ, *sʰleːŋ
*sʰleːŋ
*sʰleːŋ, *sʰleːŋs
*sʰleːŋs
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*sleːŋ
*seːŋ, *seːŋs
*seːŋ
*seːŋ, *seːŋʔ, *seːŋs
*seːŋ

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (121)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ziᴇŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ziɛŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ziæŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ziajŋX/
Li
Rong
/d͡ziɛŋX/
Wang
Li
/d͡zĭɛŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱi̯ɛŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jìng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 11354
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zleŋʔ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. peaceful, calm, easygoing

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From verb 図る (hakaru, to intend, to plan, to set a goal or direction).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana はかる, rōmaji Hakaru)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 2Edit

Nominalization of kiyoshi, the pre-modern terminal form (終止形 (shūshikei)) of adjective 清い (kiyoi, clean, pure).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana きよし, rōmaji Kiyoshi)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 3Edit

Nominalization of verb のぶ (nobu, 延ぶ, 伸ぶ: to grow, to extend).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana のぶ, rōmaji Nobu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 4Edit

Nominalization of verb 治む (osamu, to make something calm, to stabilize).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana おさむ, rōmaji Osamu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 5Edit

Nominalization of adjective 静か (shizuka, calm, quiet).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しずか, rōmaji Shizuka)

  1. A female given name

Etymology 6Edit

From Sinitic .

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana せい, rōmaji Sei)

  1. A surname​.
  2. A female given name

Etymology 7Edit

Probably from 政治 (seiji, politics), from the underlying idea of "calming or stabilizing a country", similar to the name Osamu.

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana せいじ, rōmaji Seiji)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 8Edit

Nominalization of verb 静む (shizumu, to become quiet, to become settled).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しずむ, rōmaji Shizumu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 9Edit

Stem form of adjective 安い (yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana やす, rōmaji Yasu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 10Edit

From 休み (yasumi, a rest, a break, a vacation), the stem noun form of verb 休む (yasumu, to rest, to take a break, to take a vacation), from adjective 安い (yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing) + auxiliary verb (mu, to become [adjective], to make something [adjective]).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana やすみ, rōmaji Yasumi)

  1. A female given name

Etymology 11Edit

Nominalization of yasushi, the pre-modern terminal form (終止形 (shūshikei)) of adjective 安い (yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing).

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana やすし, rōmaji Yasushi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng, Yale ceng)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tĩnh, tịnh)

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