See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

支 支
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 65 +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 十水 (JE), four-corner 40407)

  1. disperse, pay
  2. support
  3. branch

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

  • (graphically similar, appears as variant, as in , )

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 467, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13061
  • Dae Jaweon: page 814, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1327, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+652F

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale ji1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ chi, Guangdong tje1 [Meixian], ki1, chi1 [Hailu], ki1, tsii1 [Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim zi1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. little pieces separated; a branch
  2. hands and legs

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ji) (hangeul , revised ji, McCune-Reischauer chi, Yale ci)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zhī (zhi1), Wade-Giles chih1)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(jiɛ)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA tsi (tsi1), ki (ki1), Guangdong zi1, gi1)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chi, chề, , chia, giê, xài)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:39