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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 卜大口 (YKR), four-corner 00604, composition)

  1. stingy, miserly, parsimonious

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 177, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3327
  • Dae Jaweon: page 394, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 594, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+541D

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 良刃切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/liɪnH/ /li̯ĕnH/ /liĕnH/ /linH/ /linH/ /lĭĕnH/ /ljenH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
lìn ‹ linH › /*mə.rən-s {*mə.rə[n]-s}/ stingy
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8230 1 /*m·rins/ 本文聲

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(rin) (hangeul , revised rin, McCune-Reischauer rin, Yale lin)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lận)

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