人事

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (人事, reconstructed)
Character (人), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 日 (38)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 如鄰切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
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/ȵiɪn/ /ȵʑi̯ĕn/ /ȵiĕn/ /ȵin/ /ȵin/ /ȵʑĭĕn/ /ȵʑjen/
Character (事), Pronunciation (1/2)

Initial: 莊 (18)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 側吏切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ʃɨH/ /ʈ͡ʂiH/ /t͡ʃiəH/ /ʈ͡ʂɨH/ /ʈ͡ʂɨH/ /t͡ʃĭəH/ /t͡ʃieH/
Character (事), Pronunciation (2/2)

Initial: 崇 (20)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 鉏吏切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ʒɨH/ /ɖ͡ʐʱiH/ /d͡ʒiəH/ /ɖ͡ʐɨH/ /ɖ͡ʐɨH/ /d͡ʒĭəH/ /d͡ʒieH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (人事, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
rén ‹ nyin › /*niŋ/ (other) person
shì ‹ dzriH › /*m-s-rəʔ-s/ serve; service, affair
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
10800 1 /*njin/
11485 0 /*ʔsrɯs/ 見漢書又作剚倳
11486 0 /*zrɯs/ 史吏轉註字

Noun[edit]

人事

  1. men's behaviours; the reach of one's ability; what is humanly possible
  2. human affairs; ways of the world, facts of life
  3. consciousness of the (outside) world
  4. personnel matters; human resources
  5. social activity, social intercourse
  6. (= 人事關係人事关系) interpersonal relationship
  7. (dialectal) gift, present
  8. man-caused turmoil; unrest
  9. sexual awareness, sexual passion

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (人事):


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

人事 (hiragana じんじ, romaji jinji)

  1. human affairs
  2. personnel affairs/matters
  3. human resources, HR

Noun[edit]

人事 (hiragana ひとごと, romaji hitogoto)

  1. other people's affairs; somebody else's problem

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

人事 (insa) (hangeul 인사)

  1. Hanja form? of 인사, “greeting; personnel matters[affairs], human resources affairs”.