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椰子

ChineseEdit

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child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
simp. and trad.
(椰子)

EtymologyEdit

From  ("coconut") +  ("diminutive suffix").

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (椰子, reconstructed)
Character (椰), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 麻
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 以遮切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jia/ /i̯a/ /ia/ /jia/ /jia/ /jĭa/ /ia/
Character (子), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 即里切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sɨX/ /t͡siX/ /t͡siəX/ /t͡sɨX/ /t͡sɨX/ /t͡sĭəX/ /t͡sieX/

NounEdit

椰子

  1. coconut

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (椰子):


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō

Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

椰子 (hiragana やし, romaji yashi)

  1. the coconut palm; generally, any palm tree

SynonymsEdit