Last modified on 6 October 2014, at 05:13
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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from ( and ) (竹 was historically incorrectly simplified to 艹)

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +2, 8 strokes, cangjie input 廿尸中 (TSL))

  1. knot, node, joint
  2. section
  3. festival, holiday
  4. 60th hexagram of the I Ching

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

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trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 屑
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 子結切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡set̚/ /t͡siet̚/ /t͡set̚/ /t͡set̚/ /t͡sɛt̚/ /t͡siet̚/ /t͡sɛt̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jié ‹ tset › /*tsˤik/ joint

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
5713 2 /*ʔsiːɡ/

CompoundsEdit