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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 人尸竹戈 (OSHI), four-corner 27220, composition)

  1. ancient unit of measure (8 feet)
  2. 'fathom' (unit of depth measure)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 93, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 379
  • Dae Jaweon: page 197, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 115, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+4EDE

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 日 (38)
Final: 眞
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 而振切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵiɪnH/ /ȵʑi̯ĕnH/ /ȵiĕnH/ /ȵinH/ /ȵinH/ /ȵʑĭĕnH/ /ȵʑjenH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
10833 1 /*njɯns/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana じん, romaji jin)

  1. ren, ancient Chinese unit of measure

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(in) (hangeul , revised in, McCune-Reischauer in)

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