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See also: shén, shèn, Shén, shēn, and shěn

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MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

shen

  1. Nonstandard spelling of shēn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of shén.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of shěn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of shèn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish sin.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

shen

  1. (used with the definite article) that
    yn fer shenthat man

PronounEdit

shen

  1. that
    Shen my voir.
    That is my mother.

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
shen hen
after "yn", çhen
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish cien and Portuguese cem and Kabuverdianu sen.

NumeralEdit

shen

  1. (cardinal) hundred (100)