錙銖

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Chinese[edit]

ancient weight; one-fourth of a tael twenty-fourth part of a tael
trad. (錙銖)
simp. (锱铢)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (18) (25)
Final () (19) (24)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ʃɨ/ /d͡ʑɨo/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈ͡ʂɨ/ /d͡ʑio/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ʃie/ /d͡ʑio/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈ͡ʂɨ/ /d͡ʑuə̆/
Li
Rong
/t͡ʃiə/ /ʑio/
Wang
Li
/t͡ʃĭə/ /ʑĭu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʈ͡ʂi/ /ʑi̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhī chú
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 17822 17581
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsrɯ/ /*djo/

Noun[edit]

錙銖

  1. (literary, literally) zi (14 of a tael) and zhu (124 of a tael), both are small weight measures in ancient China
  2. (literary, figuratively) a tiny amount; a very small amount
  3. (literary, figuratively) a small profit; a very small amount of money

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (錙銖):