Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 04:12

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 尸一口 (SMR), four-corner 17620, composition𠃌𠮛)

  1. take charge of, control, manage
  2. officer
  3. a surname

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 174, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3257
  • Dae Jaweon: page 385, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 572, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+53F8

ChineseEdit

company; control
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (司), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 息兹切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/sɨ/ /si/ /siə/ /sɨ/ /sɨ/ /sĭə/ /sie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ si › /*s-ləә/ superintend

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11951 0 /*slɯ/

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana つかさ, romaji Tsukasa)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sa) (hangeul , revised sa, McCune-Reischauer sa)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ti, , , hoàng)

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