指針

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
しん
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

指針 (hiragana ししん, romaji shishin)

  1. needle
  2. index
  3. guideline

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 指针
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhǐzhēn
Zhuyin ㄓˇ ㄓㄣ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂən⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

指針 (traditional, Pinyin zhǐzhēn, simplified 指针)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) needle; indicator; hand (on a clock)