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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 174 +5, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜廿手一月 (YTQMB), four-corner 05127)

  1. pacify
  2. appease
  3. calm, peaceful

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1381, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42570
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1893, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4046, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+9756

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (15)
Final () (121)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡ziᴇŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡ziɛŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ziæŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡ziajŋX/
Li
Rong
/d͡ziɛŋX/
Wang
Li
/d͡zĭɛŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱi̯ɛŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jìng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 11354
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zleŋʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. peaceful, calm, easygoing

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From verb 図る ‎(hakaru, to intend, to plan, to set a goal or direction).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana はかる, romaji Hakaru)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 2[edit]

Nominalization of kiyoshi, the pre-modern terminal form (終止形 ‎(shūshikei)) of adjective 清い ‎(kiyoi, clean, pure).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana きよし, romaji Kiyoshi)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 3[edit]

Nominalization of verb のぶ ‎(nobu, 延ぶ, 伸ぶ: to grow, to extend).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana のぶ, romaji Nobu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 4[edit]

Nominalization of verb 治む ‎(osamu, to make something calm, to stabilize).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana おさむ, romaji Osamu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 5[edit]

Nominalization of adjective 静か ‎(shizuka, calm, quiet).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しずか, romaji Shizuka)

  1. A female given name

Etymology 6[edit]

From Sinitic .

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana せい, romaji Sei)

  1. A surname​.
  2. A female given name

Etymology 7[edit]

Probably from 政治 ‎(seiji, politics), from the underlying idea of "calming or stabilizing a country", similar to the name Osamu.

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana せいじ, romaji Seiji)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 8[edit]

Nominalization of verb 静む ‎(shizumu, to become quiet, to become settled).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しずむ, romaji Shizumu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 9[edit]

Stem form of adjective 安い ‎(yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana やす, romaji Yasu)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 10[edit]

From 休み ‎(yasumi, a rest, a break, a vacation), the stem noun form of verb 休む ‎(yasumu, to rest, to take a break, to take a vacation), from adjective 安い ‎(yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing) + auxiliary verb ‎(mu, to become [adjective], to make something [adjective]).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana やすみ, romaji Yasumi)

  1. A female given name

Etymology 11[edit]

Nominalization of yasushi, the pre-modern terminal form (終止形 ‎(shūshikei)) of adjective 安い ‎(yasui, peaceful, calm, easygoing).

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana やすし, romaji Yasushi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tĩnh, tịnh)

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