See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (clothes) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 145 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜田土女 (YWGV), four-corner 00732)

  1. inside, interior, within

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1117, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34294
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1582, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3091, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+88CF

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping lei5, leoi5, Yale lei5, leui5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana うら, romaji ura)

  1. back, undersurface
  2. inside
  3. (baseball) bottom (of an inning)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ri>i) (hangeul [[>]], revised ri>i, McCune-Reischauer ri>i, Yale li>i)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin bāo (bao1), (li3), Wade-Giles pao1, li3)

NounEdit

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. inside, interior

PrepositionEdit

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. in, inside
    谁在这房间? shéi zài zhè fángjiān lǐ?
    Who is inside this room?
  2. place
    这裏 here, 那裏 there, 哪裏 where

Usage noteEdit

Variant of .


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, )

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