ChineseEdit

drink alcoholic drink
trad. (飲酒)
simp. (饮酒)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (34) (13)
Final () (140) (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () Chongniu III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠiɪmX/ /t͡sɨuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚimX/ /t͡siuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiemX/ /t͡siəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔjimX/ /t͡suwX/
Li
Rong
/ʔjəmX/ /t͡siuX/
Wang
Li
/ĭĕmX/ /t͡sĭəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯əmX/ /t͡si̯ə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yǐn jiǔ
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yǐn jiǔ
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔimX › ‹ tsjuwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*q(r)[u]mʔ/ /*tsuʔ/
English drink (v.) wine

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. 6625 15554
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qrɯmʔ/ /*ʔsluʔ/
Notes

VerbEdit

飲酒

  1. (literary or dialectal) to drink an alcoholic beverage

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (飲酒):
  • Japanese: 飲酒(いんしゅ) (inshu)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
いん
Grade: 3
しゅ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

飲酒(いんしゅ) (inshu

  1. drinking alcohol
    飲酒(いんしゅ)運転(うんてん)犯罪(はんざい)です!
    Inshu unten wa hanzai desu!
    Drunk driving is a crime!

VerbEdit

飲酒(いんしゅ)する (inshu suruintransitive suru (stem 飲酒(いんしゅ) (inshu shi), past 飲酒(いんしゅ)した (inshu shita))

  1. drink (consume alcoholic beverages)

ConjugationEdit