尋常

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See also: 寻常

Chinese[edit]

length unit equal to 8 chi length unit equal to 16 chi
trad. (尋常)
simp. (寻常)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (17) (25)
Final () (139) (105)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ziɪm/ /d͡ʑɨɐŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/zim/ /d͡ʑiɐŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/zjem/ /d͡ʑiɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/zim/ /d͡ʑɨaŋ/
Li
Rong
/ziəm/ /ʑiaŋ/
Wang
Li
/zĭĕm/ /ʑĭaŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/zi̯əm/ /ʑi̯aŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xín cháng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 2/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xún cháng
Middle
Chinese
‹ zim › ‹ dzyang ›
Old
Chinese
/*sə-l[ə]m/ /*[d]aŋ/
English measure of 8 chǐ 尺 constant

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 # 1/1 1/1
No. 14127 11152
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ljum/ /*djaŋ/
Notes

Adjective[edit]

尋常

  1. short
  2. long
  3. ordinary, common

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: S
じょう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

尋常 (-na inflection, hiragana じんじょう, rōmaji jinjō)

  1. ordinary, common
  2. pleasant, graceful
  3. fair, sportsmanlike

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

尋常 (hiragana じんじょう, rōmaji jinjō)

  1. commonness
  2. grace
  3. fairness