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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

from ‘ten’ + ‘mouths’.

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 十口 (JR), four-corner 40600, composition)

SynonymsEdit

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 171, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3233
  • Dae Jaweon: page 380, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 568, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+53E4

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kuoX/ /kuoX/ /koX/ /kuoX/ /kɔX/ /kuX/ /koX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kuX › /*kˤaʔ/ ancient

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
4219 0 /*kaːʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. old, classic, ancient
  2. (Cantonese, Hakka, Min Nan) story
    / [Cantonese]  ―  gong2 gu2 [Jyutping]  ―  to tell a story
  3. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

inisipe > inisiɸe > inisiwe > inisie. Literally "that which has passed". From the verb pass ‎(inu) in adverbial form ini, the past marker ‎(ki) in attributive form si, and ‎(pe, time, direction).

NounEdit

‎(hiragana いにしえ, romaji inishie, historical hiragana いにしへ)

  1. the past
  2. ancient times

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(go)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: go, McCune-Reischauer: ko)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: ye, McCune-Reischauer: ye)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cổ, cỗ, kẻ, khương)

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