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See also:
U+4E10, 丐
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E10

[U+4E0F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E11]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 1, +3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 一卜女尸 (MYVS), four-corner 10207, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 77, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22
  • Dae Jaweon: page 154, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 10, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+4E10

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

𠣏
𠣣

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script
     


References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (Liushutong characters) and
  • Yinxu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kaːds, *kaːd
*kaːds
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Corruption of .

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (25)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɑiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kɑiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kajH/
Li
Rong
/kɑiH/
Wang
Li
/kɑiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
gài
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 3562 3564
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kaːds/ /*kaːd/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to beg for alms
  2. to give
  3. beggar
  4. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. beggar
  2. beg
  3. give

ReadingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • JIS: 5022
  • Kuten: 4802
  • Shift JIS: 98A0, Unicode 4E10
  • EUC-JP: D0A2
  • Frequency: not ranked
  • Nelson: 11
  • New Nelson: 11
  • Halpern: not listed
  • Halpern Learners: not listed
  • Heisig: -
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 2m2.3
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gal, gae) (hangeul , , revised gal, gae, McCune–Reischauer kal, kae)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cái, gái)

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ReferencesEdit