See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

release

Han characterEdit

(radical 165 +13, 20 strokes, cangjie input 竹木田中十 (HDWLJ), four-corner 26941, composition)

  1. interpret, elucidate
  2. release
  3. last name adopted by East Asian Buddhist monks.

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1290, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40129
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1791, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3900, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+91CB

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale sik1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seok) (hangeul , revised seok, McCune-Reischauer sŏk, Yale sek)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin shì (shi4), (yi4), Wade-Giles shih4, i4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(shiɛk)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thích)

Last modified on 11 March 2014, at 01:42