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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: 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 bamboo and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
章-bronze.svg 章-silk.svg 章-seal.svg 章-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ, *kjaŋs
*kjaŋ, *kjaŋs
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋ
*kjaŋs
*kjaŋs

Pronunciation[edit]


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

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
Baxter-Sagart 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
  2. composition; structure
      ―  wénzhāng  ―  article, essay
  3. rules; regulations; constitution
      ―  zhāngchéng  ―  rules, regulations
  4. seal; stamp
    /   ―  zhāng  ―  stamp, seal
  5. badge; medal; emblem
      ―  huīzhāng  ―  badge, emblem
  6. order
  7. memorial to the throne
      ―  zòuzhāng  ―  memorial to the throne
  8. to make known
  9. Classifier for chapters, etc.
  10. A surname​. Zhang; Cheung

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana しょう, rōmaji shō)

  1. chapter; section

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana あきら, rōmaji Akira)

  1. A male given name

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jang) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer chang, Yale cang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chương)

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