TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人尸大 (OSK), four-corner 27257, composition)

  1. him, her - third person pronoun (less common in Mandarin, used in Shanghainese, Min Nan)
  2. he, she, this, that (less common in Mandarin)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 95, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 432
  • Dae Jaweon: page 202, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 126, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+4F0A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping ji1, Yale yi1)

  1. he, she, it, this

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(i) (hangeul , revised i, McCune-Reischauer yi)


MandarinEdit

Mandarin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia cmn

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (yi1), Wade-Giles i1)

  1. third person pronoun (uncommon)
  2. he, she, this, that (uncommon)
  3. abbreviation of 伊拉克 (Iraq) or 伊朗 (Iran)

Min NanEdit

PronounEdit

(traditional and simplified, POJ i)

  1. third person pronoun
  2. he, she, it

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(y, ì, huy)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 21 February 2014, at 22:56