嶙峋

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Chinese[edit]

ranges of hills ranges of hills
simp. and trad.
(嶙峋)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (37) (16)
Final () (43) (47)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liɪn/ /siuɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/lin/ /sʷin/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljen/ /sjuen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lin/ /swin/
Li
Rong
/liĕn/ /siuĕn/
Wang
Li
/lĭĕn/ /sĭuĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯ĕn/ /si̯uĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
lín xūn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
No. 8197 16386
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*rin/ /*sqʰʷin/
Notes

Adjective[edit]

嶙峋

  1. (literary, ideophonic, of gullies, cliffs, buildings) craggy; rugged; deep and overlapping
  2. (literary, ideophonic, of a mountain, rock, building) towering; lofty
  3. (literary, ideophonic, of a person) bony; skinny; gaunt
  4. (literary, ideophonic, of a person) upright; upstanding

Derived terms[edit]