See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): a stone beneath a cliff (). The cliff was subsequently distorted into .

Alternatively, a cave set into the side of a cliff or mountain.

Han characterEdit

(radical 112 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 一口 (MR), four-corner 10600)

  1. stone, rock, mineral
  2. rad. 112
  3. A surname
  4. An ancient unit of weight

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 827, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24024
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1239, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2416, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+77F3
  • Walsh, Len (2002). Read Japanese Today. Vermont: Tuttle. 47.

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping sek6, Yale sek6)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ sha̍k, Guangdong shak8 [Meixian], s'ak8 [Hailu, Kwangtung]; sak8, Hagfa Pinyim sag6)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana いし, romaji ishi)

  1. stone

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seok)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: seok, McCune-Reischauer: sŏk, Yale: sek)
  • Name (hangeul): ()

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

HanziEdit

(Pinyin shí (shi2), dàn (dan4), Wade-Giles shih2, tan4)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shí)

  1. a stone; a rock

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin dàn)

  1. a unit of dry measure for grain (equal to 100 liters)

CompoundsEdit

  • 石青
  • 石蕊
  • 石笋
  • 石头
  • 石英
  • 石英钟
  • 石油 (shíyóu)
  • 石子儿
  • 石钟乳
  • 石柱
  • 魔法石 (mófǎ-shí)
  • 阳起石
  • 白信石
  • 红信石
  • 补肾石
  • 吐酒石
  • 皂石

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*zhiɛk)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ se̍k (sek8), chio̍h (chioh8), sia̍h (siah8), TLPA si̍k (sik8), tsio̍h (tsioh8), siah (sia̍h8))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thạch, đán)


WuEdit

Han characterEdit

石 Shanghainese: zaʔ², zah

  1. a stone, a rock, mineral
  2. rad. 112
  3. A surname

石 Shanghainese: tae

  1. a unit of dry measure for grain (equal to 100 liters)
Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:49