See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): a basket sitting on a stand.

Later borrowed for an Old Chinese pronoun. The derivative refers to the original word.

Han characterEdit

(radical 12 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 廿一一金 (TMMC), four-corner 44801)

  1. his, her, its, their
  2. that

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 127, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1472
  • Dae Jaweon: page 286, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 245, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5176

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping gei1, kei4, Yale gei1, kei4)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ khî (khi5), kia (kia1), Hagfa Pinyim ki2, gia1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

PronounEdit

(hiragana , romaji shi)

  1. (archaic) that
  2. you
  3. oneself

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gi) (hangeul , revised gi, McCune-Reischauer ki)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (qi2), Wade-Giles ch'i2)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khởi, , kỳ, )

Last modified on 5 December 2013, at 14:39