jīn

  1. jīn noun gold
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Chemistry , Concept: Chemical Element 元素
    Notes: (CCD '金' 2; GHDC '金' 1; Unihan '金')
  2. jīn noun money
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (CCD '金' 2; Unihan '金')
  3. jīn proper noun Jin; Kim
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: Kim is used in some Chinese dialects and Korean (CCD '金' 7; GHDC '金' 10)
  4. jīn noun Kangxi radical 167
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals
    Notes: Gold (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  5. jīn proper noun Later Jin Dynasty; Jin Dynasty
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China , Concept: Dynasty 朝代
    Notes: 1115 - 1234 CE (CCD 2 '金'; GHDC '金' 10)
  6. jīn noun metal
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Chemistry
    Notes: 金 is used in this sense in both literary and modern Chinese. It is one of the 五行 'five elements' in traditional Chinese thought. For example, 五金 'the five metals' (CCD '金' 1; GHDC '金' 2; Sun 2006, loc. 1377).
  7. jīn noun a unit of money in China in historic times
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (GHDC '金' 3)
  8. jīn noun golden; gold colored
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '金' 6; GHDC '金' 9)
  9. jīn noun an ancient musical instrument
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '金' 3; GHDC '金' 5)
  10. jīn adjective valuable
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '金' 5)

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