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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +12, 20 strokes, cangjie input 金卜廿土 (CYTG), four-corner 80114)

  1. clock
  2. bell

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1323, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40902
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1822, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4258, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+9418

Chinese[edit]

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trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 鍾
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 職容切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕɨoŋ/ /t͡ɕi̯woŋ/ /t͡ɕioŋ/ /t͡ɕioŋ/ /cuawŋ/ /t͡ɕĭwoŋ/ /t͡ɕioŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhōng ‹ tsyowng › /*toŋ/ bell

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
17465 0 /*tjoŋ/
17467 0 /*tjoŋ/

Noun[edit]

(classifier , )

  1. bell
  2. clock
  3. time measured in hours and minutes

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname​. Zhong

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-03.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かね, romaji kane)

  1. bell

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jong) (hangeul , revised jong, McCune-Reischauer chong, Yale cong)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chung, chuông)

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