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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 154 +2, 9 strokes, cangjie input 卜月山金 (YBUC), four-corner 21806, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1204, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36658
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1665, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3622, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8C9E

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 知 (9)
Final: 清
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 陟盈切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʈiᴇŋ/ /ȶi̯ɛŋ/ /ȶiɛŋ/ /ʈiɛŋ/ /ʈiajŋ/ /ȶĭɛŋ/ /ȶiæŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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Old Chinese Notes
17027 0 /*teŋ/ 說文鼎省聲,甲文原假借鼎字

Definitions[edit]

  1. virtuous, chaste, pure
  2. loyal

Faithful Virginity Divination


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. virtue
  2. chastity

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng, Yale ceng)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(trinh, riêng, tranh)

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