生物

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Chinese[edit]

 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
thing; object; matter
simp. and trad.
(生物)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (21) (4)
Final () (109) (60)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () II III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʃˠæŋ/ /mɨut̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʃᵚaŋ/ /miut̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃaŋ/ /miuət̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʂaɨjŋ/ /mut̚/
Li
Rong
/ʃɐŋ/ /miuət̚/
Wang
Li
/ʃɐŋ/ /mĭuət̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʂɐŋ/ /mi̯uət̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shēng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/3 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shēng
Middle
Chinese
‹ sræng › ‹ mjut ›
Old
Chinese
/*sreŋ/ (MC srj- > sr-; or *s.reŋ ?) /*C.mut/
English bear, be born; live thing

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. 11312 13218
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sʰleːŋ/ /*mɯd/

Noun[edit]

生物

  1. (biology) organism; living being; lifeform (Classifier: )
  2. biology (study of all life or living matter)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (organism):
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Antonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

生物

  1. (attributive) biological; bio-

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (生物):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 1
ぶつ
Grade: 3
on’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

生物 (hiragana せいぶつ, rōmaji seibutsu)

  1. an organism; a life form
    Synonym: 生き物 (ikimono)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

生物 (saengmul) (hangeul 생물)

  1. Hanja form? of 생물 (organism).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

生物

  1. Hán tự form of sinh vật (organism).