Last modified on 22 June 2014, at 06:52

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input (VIR), four-corner 43460, composition)

  1. begin, start
  2. then, only then

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 258, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6166
  • Dae Jaweon: page 523, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1041, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+59CB

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping ci2, Yale chi2)

  1. beginning, start, first
  2. only then

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. begin, start

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin shǐ (shi3), Wade-Giles shih3)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thủy, thuỷ, thỉ, tân)

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