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U+9C57, 鱗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9C57

[U+9C56]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9C58]
U+F9F2, 鱗
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-F9F2

[U+F9F1]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+F9F3]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 195, +12, 23 strokes, cangjie input 弓火火木手 (NFFDQ), four-corner 29359, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1478, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2010, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4715, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9C57

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
alternative forms 魿⿰鱼令
⿰鱼今
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Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *rin): semantic (fish) + phonetic (OC *rins).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • sa̿ing - vernacular;
  • lěng - literary.
  • Min Dong
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • lân - colloquial;
    • lîn - literary.
    Note:
    • lang5 - vernacular;
    • ling5 - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (43)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /liɪn/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /lin/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ljen/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /lin/
    Li
    Rong
    /liĕn/
    Wang
    Li
    /lĭĕn/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /li̯ĕn/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lín
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    lan4
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    lín
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ lin ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*C.r[ə][n]/
    English scale of fish or reptile

    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. 8202
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*rin/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. scaly
    3. fish (and other scaly animals)
    4. A surname​.

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    1. scales
    2. scaly

    Readings[edit]

    • Go-on: りん (rin)
    • Kan-on: りん (rin)
    • Kun: うろこ (uroko, )

    Compounds[edit]

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    Etymology 1[edit]

    Ming serif.svg
    Kanji in this term
    うろこ
    Jinmeiyō
    kun’yomi

    From iroko.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (うろこ) (uroko

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. (typography) serif (on Chinese characters)
    See also[edit]
    • セリフ (serifu): serif (on European letters)

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    いろこ
    Jinmeiyō
    Irregular

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • (Irregular reading)

    Noun[edit]

    (いろこ) (iroko

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. scaled animal
    3. dandruff

    Etymology 3[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    うろくず
    Jinmeiyō
    Irregular

    From irokuzu.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • (Irregular reading)
      • IPA(key): [ɯ̟ᵝɾo̞kɯ̟ᵝzɨᵝ]

    Noun[edit]

    (うろくず) (urokuzuうろくづ (urokudu)?

    1. scale of a fish
    2. fish

    Etymology 4[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    いろくず
    Jinmeiyō
    Irregular

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • (Irregular reading)
      • IPA(key): [iɾo̞kɯ̟ᵝzɨᵝ]

    Noun[edit]

    (いろくず) (irokuzuいろくづ (irokudu)?

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. scaled animal

    Etymology 5[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    こけ
    Jinmeiyō
    Irregular

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (こけ) (koke

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)

    Etymology 6[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    こけら
    Jinmeiyō
    Irregular

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (こけら) (kokera

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)

    Etymology 7[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    りん
    Jinmeiyō
    on’yomi

    From Middle Chinese (lin).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Counter[edit]

    (りん) (-rin

    1. counter for scales of a fish
    2. counter for fish

    References[edit]

    1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
    2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun 비늘 (bineul rin), South Korea 비늘 (bineul in))

    1. scale (of fish or reptiles)

    Kunigami[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Cognate with mainland Japanese (uroko).

    Kanji[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana いりちー, romaji irichī)

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. dandruff

    Okinawan[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Cognate with mainland Japanese (uroko).

    Kanji[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana いりち, romaji irichi)

    1. scale (of a fish, reptile, etc)
    2. dandruff

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: lân

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