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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
血-bw.png
Stroke order
血-order.gif

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形):  +  (container)

Looks like blood in a container (chalice) in sacrifice.

血 血 血 血
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 143 +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹月廿 (HBT), four-corner 27100, composition丿)

  1. blood

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1107, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33964
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1568, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3050, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8840

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 屑
Division: IV

Openness: Closed
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 呼決切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hwet̚/ /xiwet̚/ /xuet̚/ /hʷet̚/ /hwɛt̚/ /xiwet̚/ /xuɛt̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xuè ‹ xwet › /*m̥ ˤik/ blood

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
14098 2 /*qʰʷiːɡ/

NounEdit

  1. blood

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun'yomi

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji chi)

  1. blood

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hyeol) (hangeul , revised hyeol, McCune-Reischauer hyŏl, Yale hyel)

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MulamEdit

NounEdit

(phɣa:t7)

  1. blood

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huyết, hoét, tiết)

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