仞 (radical 9 人+3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 人尸竹戈 (OSHI), four-corner 27220, composition ⿰亻刃)
- 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
|Historical forms of the character 仞
|Small seal script
Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:
- Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
- Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
- Liushutong (large seal) and
- Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).
- (historical) a unit of measure, which had been defined to be 8 chi, 7 chi, 5 chi 6 cun, and 4 chi
- † to fathom; to measure depth or height
- † Alternative form of 刃 (rèn, “blade; sword; knife”).
- † Alternative form of 牣 (rèn, “to fill; full”).
- † Alternative form of 認／认 (rèn, “to recognize”).
- † Alternative form of 忍 (rěn, “to endure”).
- † Alternative form of 韌／韧 (rèn, “strong, tough”).
- (historical) a place in Chu during the Spring and Autumn period
- 諸橋轍次 (Morohashi Tetsuji), chief ed. 大漢和辞典 (Dai Kan-Wa Jiten, “Comprehensive Chinese–Japanese Dictionary”). 13 vols. 1955–1960. Revised and enlarged ed. 1984–1986. Tokyo: Taishukan.
(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)
仞 (hiragana じん, rōmaji jin)
- ren, ancient Chinese unit of measure
仞 • (in) (hangeul 인, revised in, McCune-Reischauer in)
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