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U+7AE0, 章
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7AE0

[U+7ADF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7AE1]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 117, +6, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿日十 (YTAJ), four-corner 00406, composition or ⿱)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 871, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25761
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1301, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2709, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7AE0

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
章-bronze.svg 章-silk.svg 章-seal.svg 章-bigseal.svg

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • chiuⁿ/chioⁿ - vernacular;
  • chiong/chiang - literary.
Note:
  • zion1/ziên1 - vernacular (ziên1 - Chaozhou);
  • ziang1 - literary.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (23)
    Final () (105)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡ɕɨɐŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡ɕiɐŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡ɕiɑŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /cɨaŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡ɕiaŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡ɕĭaŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡ɕi̯aŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhāng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    zhāng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ tsyang ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*taŋ/
    English brilliant; distinctive mark; to display

    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
    No. 16817
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kjaŋ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. chapter; section
      /   ―  zhāngjié  ―  chapter, section
      /   ―  yuèzhāng  ―  (music) movement
    2. composition; structure
        ―  wénzhāng  ―  article, essay
    3. rules; regulations; constitution; charter
        ―  zhāngchéng  ―  rules; charter
    4. seal; stamp
      /   ―  zhāng  ―  stamp, seal
    5. badge; medal; emblem
        ―  huīzhāng  ―  badge, emblem
    6. order (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
    7. memorial to the throne
        ―  zòuzhāng  ―  memorial to the throne
    8. Alternative form of (zhāng, “obvious; well-known; to make manifest; to distinguish”).
    9. Classifier for chapters, etc.
    10. A surname​. Zhang; Cheung
        ―  Zhāng Zǐyí  ―  Zhang Ziyi
    11. (Chinese astronomy) the cycle of 19 years (approximate common multiple for the synodic month and tropical year, similar to the Metonic cycle)

    Synonyms[edit]

    • (chapter): 章段 (zhāngduàn)

    Compounds[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    Sino-Xenic ():
    • Japanese: (しょう) (shō)
    • Korean: (, jang)
    • Vietnamese: chương ()

    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    Readings[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (しょう) (shō

    1. chapter; section

    Proper noun[edit]

    (あきら) (Akira

    1. A male given name

    Compounds[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun (geul jang))

    1. Hanja form? of (chapter).

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: chương

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