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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口竹日戈 (RHAI), composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 196, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 642, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5572

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms D nonstandard
d nonstandard
o的 nonstandard

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Cantonese) a few; a little bit; some
  2. (Cantonese) the; those
    • 西瓜 [Cantonese]  ―  Di1 sai1 gwaa1 hou2 tim4. [Jyutping]  ―  The watermelon is sweet.
    • [Cantonese]  ―  Sai2 maai4 di1 saam1 laa1! [Jyutping]  ―  Finish washing the clothes!
  3. (Cantonese) more; -er
SynonymsEdit
Dialectal synonyms of (“some, a few”)
Variety Location Words
Mandarin Beijing
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Taiwanese Raoping
Wu Wenzhou 厘兒

Etymology 2Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Min Nan) Alternative form of (“-ing”).
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