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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 118 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹月大尸 (HBKS), four-corner 88227, composition)

  1. muscle, muscles
  2. tendon, tendons

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 882, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25994
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1311, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2968, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7B4B

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɨn/ /ki̯ən/ /kiən/ /kɨn/ /kɨn/ /kĭən/ /kiən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jīn ‹ kjɨn › /*C.[k]ə[n]/ sinew

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6727 1 /*kɯn/ 俗作䈥

Definitions[edit]

  1. tendon
    鍾意 [Cantonese, trad.]
    钟意 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Ngo5 hou2 zung1 ji3 sik6 ngau4 gan1 jyun2. [Jyutping]
    I like to eat beef tendon meatballs.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
すじ
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana すじ, romaji suji)

  1. muscle
  2. tendon

See also[edit]

Counter[edit]

‎(hiragana すじ, romaji -suji)

  1. Counter for long, thin things.
    一筋 (ひとすじ) (ひかり)
    hitosuji no hikari
    a single ray of light

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(geun) (hangeul , revised geun, McCune-Reischauer kŭn, Yale kun)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cân, gân)

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