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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (money) + phonetic  – a kind of money.

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +8, 16 strokes, cangjie input 金戈戈 (CII), four-corner 83153, composition)

Descendants[edit]

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1311, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40563
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1812, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4217, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+9322

Chinese[edit]

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simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (錢), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 從 (15)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 昨仙切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ziᴇn/ /d͡zʱi̯ɛn/ /d͡ziɛn/ /d͡ziɛn/ /d͡zian/ /d͡zĭɛn/ /d͡zjæn/
Character (錢), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 仙
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 即淺切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡siᴇnX/ /t͡si̯ɛnX/ /t͡siɛnX/ /t͡siɛnX/ /t͡sianX/ /t͡sĭɛnX/ /t͡sjænX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
qián ‹ dzjen › /*N-ts[a][n]/ coin, money

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5996 2 /*ʔslenʔ/
6003 2 /*zlen/

Definitions[edit]

  1. money; cash; fund
  2. currency, coins
    • /   ―  qián  ―  ancient coin
    • /   ―  tóngqián  ―  cooper (coin)
  3. unit of weight
  4. A surname​. Qian, listed second in the Baijiaxing & the dynasty of the kings of Wuyue.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeon) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer chŏn, Yale cen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tiền)

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