Chinese Word Entry

Simplified Chinese form:

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄓㄨㄥˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): zhǒng
Cantonese (Jyutping): zung2
Definitions:
  1. seed

  2. species

  3. kind

  4. type

  5. classifier for types, kinds, sorts


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Chinese characters used in this word

species, kind, class, variety, seed, race, offspring, to plant
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥˇ (zhǒng), ㄔㄨㄥˊ (chóng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung2, zung3
Japanese: シュ (shu) / たね (tane)、 -ぐさ (-gusa)、 うえる (ueru)
Korean: 종 (jong)
Vietnamese: chủng, chúng, chõng
Variants
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