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U+4E47, 乇
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E47

[U+4E46]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E48]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 4, 丿+2, 3 strokes, cangjie input 竹心 (HP), four-corner 20714, composition丿)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 82, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 120
  • Dae Jaweon: page 165, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 32, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E47

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
         



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).

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zhé
Middle
Chinese
‹ træk ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˁrak/
English plant leaves

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 16928
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔr'aːɡ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. grass leaf

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to entrust; to commit to someone's care; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 3Edit

simp. and trad.

Borrowed from English torr.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (obsolete) torr
See alsoEdit
  • (tuō) (current glyph)

Etymology 4Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Min Dong) thing; stuff
SynonymsEdit

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. to depend on
  2. to entrust with

ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: ちゃく (chaku)
  • Kan-on: たく (taku)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(tak) (hangeul , revised tak, McCune–Reischauer t'ak, Yale thak)

  1. to request
  2. leaf