Last modified on 21 July 2014, at 12:17
See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
师-bw.png
Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from (𠂤丨丿). Compare from .

Han characterEdit

(radical 50 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 中中一月 (LLMB))

  1. teacher, master, specialist
  2. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 329, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8800
  • Dae Jaweon: page 634, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 730, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5E08

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 生 (21)
Final: 脂
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 疏夷切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃiɪ/ /ʂi/ /ʃi/ /ʃi/ /ʂi/ /ʃi/ /ʃjɪ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shī ‹ srij › /*srij/ army

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
11433 2 /*sri/

Proper nounEdit

  1. a Chinese surname
CompoundsEdit