TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (fire) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +13, 17 strokes, cangjie input 火卜廿人 (FYTO), four-corner 98833)

  1. flintstone
  2. beacon, signal fire
  3. torch

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 684, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19469
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1097, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2236, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+71E7

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping seoi6, Yale seui6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune-Reischauer su, Yale swu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin suì (sui4), Wade-Giles sui4)

Last modified on 18 March 2013, at 03:52