See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

乙 乙 乙 乙
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Pictogram (象形) : Picture of a swallow.

Original form of (swallow). current meaning by phonetic laon

Han characterEdit

(radical 5 +0, 1 stroke, cangjie input 弓山 (NU), four-corner 17710)

  1. the second of the ten heavenly stems
  2. second
  3. the KangXi radical
  4. the quantity 1

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 83, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 161
  • Dae Jaweon: page 167, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 47, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+4E59
  • "" (in Mandarin), 字源. URL accessed on 2014-03-21.

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jyut3, jyut6, Yale yut3, yut6)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ yet, Guangdong jat7 [Meixian], zit7, zet7 [Hailu], Hagfa Pinyim yad5)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

(-na inflection, hiragana おつ, romaji otsu)

  1. strange
  2. interestingly strange, spicy

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana おつ, romaji otsu)

  1. the second
  2. the latter

(hiragana きのと, romaji kinoto)

  1. the second of the ten stems (十干 (jikkan))

AbbreviationEdit

  1. (internet slang) Abbreviation of お疲 (つか)れ様 (さま)です (otsukaresama desu)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eul)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: eul, McCune-Reischauer: ŭl)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: sae, McCune-Reischauer: sae)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin niè (nie4), (yi3), Wade-Giles nieh4, i3)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. second, 2, B, II (used for unnamed people or object, to enumarate headings in a list, for grade)
    路人甲和路人。 lùrén jia hé lùrén .
    Person A and person B / Person 1 and Person 2.
    他法语成绩得了。tā fǎyǔ chéngjì déliǎo yǐ.
    He got a B in French.

Proper nounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. The second of the ten heavenly stems.
  2. Kangxi radical 5
  3. the seventh scale degree in Gongche musical notation

See alsoEdit

The ten heavenly stems , , , , , , , , ,

Proper nounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhé)

  1. turning stroke (Chinese strokes)

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary (based on CC-CEDICT). URL accessed on 2014-02-13.
  • "Jukuu" (in Mandarin/English), Jukuu. URL accessed on 2014-03-21.

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(qyit)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA it (it4)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ất, át, ắc, ắt, hắt, ặc, lớt)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 11:09