See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): rotation

Han characterEdit

(radical 31 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 田口 (WR), four-corner 60600, composition)

  1. Hui people, one of 56 ethnic groups in People's Republic of China
  2. return, turn around
  3. a time

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 216, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4690
  • Dae Jaweon: page 422, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 712, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+56DE

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping wui4, Yale wui4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. turn

ReadingsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • (this is the older spelling of at least some senses or homonyms)

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

CounterEdit

(hiragana まわり, romaji -mawari)

  1. a turn, times around something

Etymology 2Edit

CounterEdit

(hiragana かい, romaji -kai)

  1. occurrences
  2. innings in baseball, games, rounds

NounEdit

(hiragana かい, romaji kai)

  1. time, occasion
  2. turn, round
  3. (baseball, softball) inning

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin huí (hui2)
Zhuyin ㄏㄨㄟˊ 5 ( ㄏㄨㄟˊ )5
IPA (key) / xui³⁵ (³ xui2)¹/
Audio
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NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin huí (hui2))

  1. [literary] chapter
  2. Hui (ethnic group, language)

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*huəi)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hồi, hòi)

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:17