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SassyMcCrane

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SassyMcCrane

Hello!

 

I am looking for the pronunciation for the following words which were translated in "The Art of War:"

 

Chu, Kuei, Yueh, shuai-jan, Ch'ang (as in the Ch'ang Mountains), Yin (as in Yin Dynasty), I Chi, Hsia, Chou (as in Chou Dynasty), Lu Ya

 

Thank you, most sincerely, in advance.

 

Sincerely,

Sassy

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Jim

Here's the corresponding characters with dictionary links that include an audio file (little red icon to right of main character):

Chu  https://www.zdic.net/hans/诸

Kuei  https://www.zdic.net/hans/刿

Yueh  https://www.zdic.net/hans/越

shuai-jan 率然 https://www.zdic.net/hans/率然

Ch'ang (as in the Ch'ang Mountains)  https://www.zdic.net/hans/常

 Yin (as in Yin Dynasty) 殷 this has a couple of readings, you want yīn with a high level tone, first audio button: https://www.zdic.net/hans/殷

I Chih 伊挚 https://www.zdic.net/hans/伊 https://www.zdic.net/hans/挚

Hsia  https://www.zdic.net/hans/夏

Chou (as in Chou Dynasty)  https://www.zdic.net/hans/周

Lu Ya 吕牙 https://www.zdic.net/hans/吕牙

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