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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 金中 (CL), 人心中 (OPL), X金中 (XCL))

  1. clock
  2. bell
  3. used as a surname

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Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , , Jyutping zung1, Yale jung1)

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Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , , Pinyin gàng (gang4), zhōng (zhong1), Wade-Giles kang4, chung1)

Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin zhōng, classifier , traditional ,)

  1. bell
  2. clock
  3. time measured in hours and minutes
    • 点钟 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]diǎnzhōng [Pinyin] — o'clock
    • 分钟 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]fēnzhōng [Pinyin] — minute
    • 秒钟 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]miǎozhōng [Pinyin] — second

(simplified, Pinyin zhōng, traditional )

  1. handless cup, goblet

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin zhōng, traditional )

  1. (to concentrate one love or attention)
    • 钟爱 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]zhōng'ài [Pinyin] — to treasure
    • 钟情 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]zhōngqíng [Pinyin] — to fall in love
    • 一见钟情 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]yījiànzhōngqíng [Pinyin] — love at first sight

Proper noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin zhōng, traditional ,)

  1. A surname​. Zhong

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-03.