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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(vinegar) +  ‎(hand) – to give 寸 an offering 酋 – respect, veneration.

Han character[edit]

(radical 41 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿田木戈 (TWDI), four-corner 80346, composition)

  1. to respect, revere, venerate
  2. respectable

Derived characters[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (respect):

Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 295, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7445
  • Dae Jaweon: page 585, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 509, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5C0A

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 魂
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 祖昆切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡suən/ /t͡suən/ /t͡suən/ /t͡suon/ /t͡swən/ /t͡suən/ /t͡suən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zūn ‹ tswon › /*[ts]ˤu[n]/ honor (v.)
zūn ‹ tswon › /*[ts]ˤu[n]/ wine-cup

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
17984 2 /*ʔsuːn/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. noble

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana たかし, romaji Takashi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jon) (hangeul , revised jon, McCune-Reischauer chon)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tôn, nhôn, ton, tun)

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