Last modified on 26 August 2014, at 10:24

See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 十竹X火 (JHXF), four-corner 30327, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 292, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7320
  • Dae Jaweon: page 578, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 953, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5BEB

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

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

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 悉姐切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siaX/ /si̯aX/ /siaX/ /siaX/ /siaX/ /sĭaX/ /siaX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiě ‹ sjaeX › /*s-qʰAʔ/ depict
xiě ‹ sjaeX › /*s-qʰAʔ/ drain off

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
13430 0 /*sjaːʔ/

VerbEdit

  1. to write, to compose
  2. to draw, to sketch

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tả, giã)

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