新聞

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Chinese[edit]

new; newly; meso- (chem.)
 
hear; news; celebrated
hear; news; celebrated; sniff at
trad. (新聞)
simp. (新闻)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

新聞

  1. (countable, uncountable) news (reports of current events) (Classifier: m;  c;  c)
    新聞 / 新闻  ―  shàng xīnwén  ―  to make news
    國營新聞媒體 / 国营新闻媒体  ―  guóyíng xīnwén méitǐ  ―  state-run news media
    新聞標題 / 新闻标题  ―  xīnwén biāotí  ―  news headlines
  2. (archaic) recent events
  3. (archaic) new knowledge

Usage notes[edit]

新聞新闻 (xīnwén) refers news as in reports of current events; to express the sense of news as in new information in general, use 消息 (xiāoxi).

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Zhuang: sinhvwnz

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Japanese[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ぶん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Chinese 新聞 (MC siɪn mɨun). Compare modern Hokkien reading sin-bûn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(しん)(ぶん) (shinbun

  1. (archaic) news
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Originally clipping of 新聞紙 (shinbunshi)[4]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(しん)(ぶん) (shinbun

  1. newspaper

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1922, (げん)(せん) : (にっ)(ぽん)(だい)()(てん). (だい)3(さん)(かん)
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

新聞 (sinmun or McCune-Reischauer: sinmun or Yale: sinmun) (hangeul 신문)

  1. Hanja form? of 신문 (newspaper).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

新聞

  1. Hán tự form of tân văn (newspaper).