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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
亦-oracle.svg 亦-bronze.svg 亦-bigseal.svg 亦-seal.svg

Ideogram (指事) – a human figure (compare ) with water falling from them (roughly from arm pits).

Also simplification of , as in .

Han characterEdit

(radical 8 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 卜中弓金 (YLNC), four-corner 00330)

  1. also, too
  2. likewise

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 88, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 293
  • Dae Jaweon: page 187, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 281, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4EA6

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /i⁵¹/
Harbin /i⁵³/
Tianjin /i⁵³/
Jinan /i⁵⁵/
Qingdao /i⁴²/
Zhengzhou /i⁴²/
Xi'an /i⁵³/
Xining /ji⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /i¹³/
Lanzhou /i¹³/
Ürümqi /i²¹³/
Wuhan /i²¹³/
Chengdu /i³¹/
Guiyang /i²¹/
Kunming /i³¹/
Nanjing /iʔ⁵/
Hefei /iəʔ⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /iəʔ²/
Pingyao /iʌʔ⁵³/
Hohhot /iəʔ⁴³/
Wu Shanghai /ɦiɪʔ¹/
Suzhou /ɦiəʔ³/
Hangzhou /ɦiəʔ²/
Wenzhou /jai²¹³/
Hui Shexian /i²²/
Tunxi /i⁵/
Xiang Changsha /i²⁴/
Xiangtan /i²⁴/
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian /it̚⁵/
Taoyuan /ʒït̚⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /jek̚²/
Nanning /jek̚²²/
Hong Kong /jek̚²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /ik̚⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /iʔ⁵/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /i²⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /ia³¹/ 訓讀
Haikou (Min Nan) /zek̚⁵/
/ziak̚³/
/zia³³/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇk̚/ /i̯ɛk̚/ /iɛk̚/ /jiɛk̚/ /jiajk̚/ /jĭɛk̚/ /iæk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ yek › /*[ɢ](r)Ak/ armpit
‹ yek › /*ɢ(r)Ak/ also

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14996 0 /*laːɡ/

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‎(yeok) (hangeul , revised yeok, McCune-Reischauer yŏk)

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