TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (hand) – giving an offering with the hand at a temple. Phonetic 止 () here written as .

Han characterEdit

(radical 41 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 土木戈 (GDI), four-corner 40341, composition)

  1. court, office
  2. temple, monastery

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 293, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7414
  • Dae Jaweon: page 581, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 503, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+5BFA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zi6, Yale ji6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. temple

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 実相寺昭雄 (じっそうじあきお, Jissōji Akio)
  • 誕生寺 (たんじょうじ, Tanjōji)
  • 寺社 (じしゃ, jisha): temples and shrines

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sa, si) (hangeul [[, ]], revised sa, si, McCune-Reischauer sa, si, Yale sa, si)

CompoundsEdit

  • 寺刹 (사찰, sachal)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (si4), Wade-Giles ssu4)

CompoundsEdit


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA (si7))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tự)

Last modified on 9 February 2014, at 12:05