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U+5BC5, 寅
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5BC5

[U+5BC4]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5BC6]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 十一中金 (JMLC), four-corner 30806, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 288, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7204
  • Dae Jaweon: page 570, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 936, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+5BC5

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
lil, *lin
lil, *lenʔ, *lin
lil, *li
lenʔ
lenʔ, *linʔ
lenʔ, *linʔ
lin
lin, *linʔ
linʔ, *lins
hljuns

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (36) (36)
Final () (15) (43)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jiɪ/ /jiɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ji/ /jin/
Shao
Rongfen
/jɪ/ /jen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ji/ /jin/
Li
Rong
/i/ /iĕn/
Wang
Li
/ji/ /jĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i/ /i̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yín
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yín yín
Middle
Chinese
‹ yij › ‹ yin ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ](r)ər/ /*[ɢ](r)ər/
English 3rd earthly branch 3rd earthly branch

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
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 15273 15281
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*lil/ /*lin/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Classical Chinese) to revere, respect
  2. third of twelve earthly branches (十二支)
  3. tiger () of Chinese zodiac

Coordinate terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
とら
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
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From (tora, tiger)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana とら, rōmaji Tora)

  1. the Tiger, the third of the twelve Earthly Branches

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
いん
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (yin)

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana いん, rōmaji In)

  1. the Tiger, the third of the twelve Earthly Branches

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dần)

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