為政

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Chinese[edit]

 
because of; for; to
because of; for; to; act as; take...to be; to be; to do; to serve as; to become
political; politics; government
trad. (為政)
simp. (为政)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (35) (23)
Final () (14) (121)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () Chongniu III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠiuᴇ/ /t͡ɕiᴇŋH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷᵚiɛ/ /t͡ɕiɛŋH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuɛ/ /t͡ɕiæŋH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦjwiə̆/ /ciajŋH/
Li
Rong
/ɣjue/ /t͡ɕiɛŋH/
Wang
Li
/ɣǐwe/ /t͡ɕĭɛŋH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/wie̯/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛŋH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wéi zhèng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wai4 zing3
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wéi zhèng
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjwe › ‹ tsyengH ›
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷ(r)aj/ /*teŋ-s/
English make, do, act as government

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 1/1
No. 17177
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷal/ /*tjeŋs/
Notes

Verb[edit]

為政

  1. (literary) to administer affairs of the state; to participate in politics

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (為政):
  • Japanese: ()(せい) (isei)
  • Korean: 위정 (爲政, wijeong)