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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +8, 16 strokes, cangjie input 金竹日月 (CHAB), four-corner 86127, composition)

  1. brocade, tapestry
  2. embroidered

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1311, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40569
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1812, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4222, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+9326

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (28)
Final: (140)
Tone: Rising (X)

Openness: Open
Division: Chongniu III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: jǐn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɣiɪmX/ /kɯimX/ /kiemX/ /kjimX/ /kjəmX/ /kĭĕmX/ /ki̯əmX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jǐn ‹ kimX › /*Cə.k(r)[ə]mʔ/ brocade

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
6680 1 /*krɯmʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. brocade

Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Kanji in this term
にしき
Grade: S
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana にしき, romaji nishiki)

  1. brocade (fabric)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(geum)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: geum, McCune-Reischauer: kŭm, Yale: kum)
  • Name (hangeul): 비단 (revised: bidan, McCune-Reischauer: pidan)
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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cẩm, gấm, gắm, ngẫm)

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