椿

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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

椿 (radical 75 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 木手大日 (DQKA), four-corner 45963, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 538, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15090
  • Dae Jaweon: page 925, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1242, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+693F

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.
椿

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 徹 (10)
Final: 諄
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 丑倫切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʈʰiuɪn/ /ȶʰi̯uĕn/ /ȶʰiuĕn/ /ʈʰʷin/ /ʈʰwin/ /ȶʰĭuĕn/ /ȶʰjuen/
Old Chinese pronunciation (椿, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
椿 12566 2 椿 /*tʰun/

Definitions[edit]

椿

  1. Chinese toon (Toona sinensis), a type of tree that blooms white flowers in the summer and has edible leaves
  2. tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima)
  3. (figuratively) father
    椿  ―  chūntíng  ― 
    椿  ―  chūnxuān  ― 
  4. of advanced age
    椿 / 椿寿  ―  chūnshòu  ― 
    人間椿 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    人间椿 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: Tang Dynasty, 牟融, 贈浙西李相公
    Yuè lǐ xī céng fēn tù yào, rénjiān jīn xǐ dé chūn nián. [Pinyin]

See also[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji[edit]

椿

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

椿 (hiragana つばき, katakana ツバキ, romaji tsubaki)

  1. ツバキ: camellia

Proper noun[edit]

椿 (hiragana つばき, romaji Tsubaki)

  1. A female given name.

Alternative forms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

椿 (chun) (hangeul , revised chun, McCune-Reischauer ch'un, Yale chwun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

椿 (xuân, xoan, dăng)

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