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to breathe out to breathe in
simp. and trad.
(呼吸)
 
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呼吸

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (32) (32)
Final () (23) (142)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/huo/ /hˠiɪp̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/huo/ /hᵚip̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/xo/ /xiep̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/hɔ/ /hjip̚/
Li
Rong
/xo/ /xjəp̚/
Wang
Li
/xu/ /xĭĕp̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xuo/ /xi̯əp̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xi
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ xu › ‹ xip ›
Old
Chinese
/*qʰˤa/ /*qʰ(r)əp/
English call out, shout inhale

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 1/1
No. 5181 5667
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qʰaː/ /*qʰrɯb/

VerbEdit

呼吸

  1. to breathe; to exhale and inhale; (sometimes specifically) to breathe in; to inhale
    呼吸  ―  shēn hūxī  ―  to breathe deeply
    調整呼吸 / 调整呼吸  ―  tiáozhěng hūxī  ―  to adjust one's breathing
    呼吸器官  ―  hūxī qìguān  ―  respiratory organ
    呼吸困難 / 呼吸困难  ―  hūxī kùnnán  ―  (to have) breathing difficulty
    呼吸急促  ―  hūxī jícù  ―  to have laboured breathing
    呼吸新鮮空氣 / 呼吸新鲜空气  ―  hūxī xīnxiān kōngqì  ―  to breathe in fresh air
    已經沒有呼吸 / 已经没有呼吸  ―  yǐjīng méiyǒu le hūxī  ―  to be no longer breathing

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 呼吸 (“to breathe”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 呼吸
Mandarin Beijing 呼吸
Taiwan 呼吸
Cantonese Guangzhou 唞氣
Min Nan Xiamen 喘氣
Quanzhou 喘氣
Zhangzhou 喘氣
Taipei 喘氣

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (呼吸):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
きゅう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

呼吸 (hiragana こきゅう, rōmaji kokyū, historical hiragana こきふ)

  1. a breath
  2. respiration
  3. knack; the trick (to something)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

VerbEdit

呼吸する (hiragana こきゅうする, rōmaji kokyū suru, historical hiragana こきふする)

  1. breathe, respire

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

呼吸 (hoheup) (hangeul 호흡)

  1. Hanja form? of 호흡 (breath).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

呼吸

  1. Hán tự form of hô hấp, “to breathe