Last modified on 26 May 2015, at 16:10

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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 72 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 日人尸 (AOS), four-corner 68011, composition)

  1. yesterday
  2. in former times, past

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 493, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13847
  • Dae Jaweon: page 857, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1502, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6628

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 從 (15)
Final: 鐸
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 在各切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɑk̚/ /d͡zʱɑk̚/ /d͡zɑk̚/ /d͡zɑk̚/ /d͡zak̚/ /d͡zɑk̚/ /d͡zɑk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zuó ‹ dzak › /*[dz]ˤak/ yesterday

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
16664 0 /*zaːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. yesterday; last, past (day, week, month, year, etc.)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jak) (hangeul , revised jak, McCune-Reischauer chak, Yale cak)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tạc)

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