指事

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Kanji in this term

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NounEdit

指事 (hiragana しじ, romaji shiji)

  1. (Chinese character classification) ideogram, particularly in the sense of 六書 ideogram. One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as above and below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

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MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhǐshì
Zhuyin ㄓˇ ㄕˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʂʐ̩⁵¹/

NounEdit

指事 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhǐshì)

  1. (Chinese character classification) ideogram, particularly in the sense of 六書 ideogram. One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters such as above and below that indicate an abstract idea with a non-arbitrary logogram.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 16:51