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U+8FB0, 辰
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8FB0

[U+8FAF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8FB1]
U+F971, 辰
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-F971

[U+F970]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+F972]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
辰-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 161 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一一一女 (MMMV), four-corner 71232)

  1. Kangxi radical #161, .

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1252, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38682
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1733, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3606, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8FB0

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 𫝕
𨑃 (ancient form)
𨑄 (ancient form)
𠨷 (ancient form)
𠩟 (ancient form)

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
辰-oracle.svg 辰-bronze.svg 辰-bigseal.svg 辰-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tʰɯl, *tʰɯnʔ, *tʰɯn
*tɯnʔ, *djɯn
*tjɯn, *tjɯns
*tjɯn, *tjɯn
*tjɯn, *djɯn
*tjɯn, *ɦljun
*tjɯn
*tjɯnʔ, *tjɯns
*tjɯnʔ
*tjɯnʔ, *djɯn
*tjɯn
*tjɯns, *hljɯn
*djɯns, *djɯnʔ, *djins
*djɯn
*djɯn, *ɦljɯn
*djɯn
*djɯn
*djɯn
*djɯnʔ
*djɯnʔ
*djɯnʔ
*ŋrɯnʔ, *ŋ̊ʰjaɡ, *ŋaɡ
*djun
*ɦljun
*ɦljun

Pictogram (象形) – a man with a hoe.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (25)
Final () (43)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ʑiɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ʑin/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ʑjen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ʑin/
Li
Rong
/ʑiĕn/
Wang
Li
/ʑĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʑi̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chén
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
chén
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzyin ›
Old
Chinese
/*[d]ər/
English 5th earthly branch

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. 1372
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*djɯn/

Definitions[edit]

  1. fifth of twelve earthly branches (地支), a division of the orbit of Jupiter variously equated with
    1. (Chinese zodiac) dragon ()
    2. (navigation) a bearing of 120º (between ESE and SE)
    3. (Chinese calendar) the 3rd lunar month (三月)
    4. (Chinese calendar) the 5th day or year in a dozen
    5. (Chinese timekeeping) the 2-hour period between 7 and 9 am
  2. Alternative form of (“early morning”)
  3. A surname​.

Coordinate terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. the dragon as the fifth sign in the Chinese zodiac

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
たつ
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
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From the verb たつ (tatsu, to get up, to take off) (whence also (tatsu, dragon)), from the notion of a dragon flying.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana たつ, rōmaji Tatsu)

  1. the Dragon, the fifth of the twelve Earthly Branches

Noun[edit]

(hiragana たつ, rōmaji tatsu)

  1. by extension from the zodiac:
    1. the name of the year or day corresponding to the fifth in a cycle of twelve
    2. roughly east-southeast, specifically 30° south of due east (i.e. a bearing of 120°)
    3. the hour of the dragon, specifically 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM; sometimes treated as 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM instead
    4. alternate name for 三月 (sangatsu, the month of March)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (dzyin)

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana しん, rōmaji Shin)

  1. the Dragon, the fifth of the twelve Earthly Branches

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jin, sin)

  • Eumhun:
    • Sound (hangeul): , (revised: jin, sin, McCune-Reischauer: chin, sin, Yale: cin, sin)
    • Name (hangeul): 별, 때
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thìn, thần, thì)

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