shen

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See also: shén, shèn, Shén, shēn, and shěn

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

shen

  1. Nonstandard spelling of shēn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of shén.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of shěn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of shèn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish sin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

shen

  1. (used with the definite article) that
    yn fer shenthat man

Pronoun[edit]

shen

  1. that
    Shen my voir.
    That is my mother.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
shen hen
after "yn", çhen
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cien.

Numeral[edit]

shen

  1. hundred (100)