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TranslingualEdit

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trad.

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (speech) + phonetic  – poetry is a form of language, speech.

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +6, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜口土木戈 (YRGDI), four-corner 04641)

  1. poetry
  2. poem, verse, ode

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1157, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35427
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1622, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3961, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+8A69

CantoneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping si1, Yale si1)

NounEdit

(traditional, Jyutping si1, simplified )

  1. poem

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. poetry, poem
  2. (archaic) Chinese-style poetry
  3. modern Japanese poetry

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji shi)

  1. poem

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin shī (shi1), Wade-Giles shih1)

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Derived termsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thi, thơ)

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