Chinese Word Entry

中古漢語

Simplified Chinese form: 中古汉语

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄓㄨㄥ ㄍㄨˇ ㄏㄢˋ ㄩˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): zhōng gǔ Hàn yǔ
Cantonese (Jyutping): zung1 gu2 hon3 jyu5
Definition: Middle Chinese (linguistics)

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Chinese characters used in this word

in, inside, middle, mean, center, central, in the midst of, hit (target), attain
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥ (zhōng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung1, zung3
Japanese: チュウ (chuu) / なか (naka)、 うち (uchi)、 あた.る (ataru)
Korean: 중 (jung)
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

old, classic, ancient
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨˇ (gǔ), ㄍㄨˋ (gù), ㄎㄨ (kū)
Cantonese: gu2
Japanese: コ (ko) / ふる.い (furui)、 ふる- (furu-)、 -ふる.す (-furusu)、 いにしえ (inishie)
Korean: 고 (go)
Vietnamese: cổ

Sino-, China, the Chinese people, Chinese language
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄢˋ (hàn), ㄊㄢ (tān)
Cantonese: hon3
Japanese: カン (kan) / から (kara)
Korean: 한 (han)
Vietnamese: hán
Variants
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word, speech, language, words, saying, expression
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩˇ (yǔ), ㄩˋ (yù)
Cantonese: jyu5, jyu6
Japanese: ゴ (go)、 ギョ (gyo) / かた.る (kataru)、 かた.らう (katarau)、 ことば (kotoba)、 つげる (tsugeru)
Korean: 어 (eo)
Vietnamese: ngữ, ngứ
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