simpl.
trad.
See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女火女戈火 (VFVIF), four-corner 22993, composition)

  1. silk
  2. fine thread
  3. wire
  4. strings
  5. the number 10-4

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 924, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27448
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1359, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3401, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7D72

See alsoEdit

  • Chinese Numeral

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping si1, Yale si1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sa) (hangeul , revised sa, McCune-Reischauer sa, Yale sa)

  1. (명주): silk
  2. (): thread

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (si1), Wade-Giles ssu1)

NounEdit

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. silk
  2. a thread-like thing
  3. a tiny bit, trace

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*siə)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ti), , tưa, ty

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 23:43