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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

The current meaning of 尸 as a Simplified Chinese character is an extension of its old meaning: idle.

Han characterEdit

(radical 44 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 尸 (S), four-corner 77207)

  1. corpse
  2. to impersonate the dead
  3. to preside
  4. rad. no. 44

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 299, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7630
  • Dae Jaweon: page 595, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 963, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5C38

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping si1, Yale si1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ shi, Guangdong she1 [Meixian], s'i1 [Hailu], sii1 [Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim si1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: (shi)
  • Kun: しかばね (shikabane), かたしろ (katashiro)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin shī (shi1), Wade-Giles shih1)

CompoundsEdit

尸位素餐 (Here 尸 is NOT a simplified equivalent of 屍)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA si (si1), Guangdong si1)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thi)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:37