Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 21:23

See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally two stacked , or lifted by pair of hands, current form is instead 𡗗 + .

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 手大水 (QKE), four-corner 50132)

  1. great, exalted, superior
  2. big
  3. 11th hexagram of the I Ching

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 618, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17325
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1013, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1577, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6CF0

ChineseEdit

 
safe; peaceful; most; Thai(land); grand
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 透 (6)
Final: 泰
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 他蓋切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɑiH/ /tʰɑiH/ /tʰɑiH/ /tʰɑiH/ /tʰajH/ /tʰɑiH/ /tʰɑiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
tài ‹ thajH › /*l̥ ˤa[t]-s/ great

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
12313 1 /*tʰaːds/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana やすし, romaji Yasushi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(tae) (hangeul , revised tae, McCune-Reischauer t'ae, Yale thay)

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CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thái)

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