Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 02:41
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, composition)

  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.

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 常 (25)
Final: 昔
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 常隻切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡ʑiᴇk̚/ /ʑi̯ɛk̚/ /ʑiɛk̚/ /d͡ʑiɛk̚/ /d͡ʑiajk̚/ /ʑĭɛk̚/ /d͡ʑiæk̚/

NounEdit

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

CompoundsEdit

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): ()
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Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*zhiɛk)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thạch, đán)

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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)