U+5572, 啲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5572

[U+5571]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5573]

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 (first edition): not present, would follow volume 1, page 642, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5572

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

 
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  • (Cantonese)

Probably an alternative form of (“a very small quantity”). Compare Zhuang di.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Cantonese) a few; a little bit; some
    生果小姐 [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad.]
    生果小姐 [Guangzhou Cantonese, simp.]
    Hou2 leng3 saang1 gwo2. Maai5 di1 laa1, siu2 ze2. [Jyutping]
    Very nice fruits. Buy a few, miss.
    西瓜 [Cantonese]  ―  Di1 sai1 gwaa1 hou2 tim4. [Jyutping]  ―  The watermelon is sweet.
    [Cantonese]  ―  Sai2 maai4 di1 saam1 laa1! [Jyutping]  ―  Finish washing the clothes!
    上海嘢食 [Cantonese]  ―  soeng6 hoi2 di1 je5 sik6 [Jyutping]  ―  Shanghainese food
  2. (Cantonese, used after adjectives and certain verbs) a bit; a bit more
    聽日起身 [Cantonese, trad.]
    听日起身 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Ting1 jat6 jiu3 zou2 di1 hei2 san1. [Jyutping]
    You need to get up earlier tomorrow.
    [Cantonese]  ―  Sik6 faai3 di1 laa1! [Jyutping]  ―  Eat faster!
    [Cantonese, trad.]
    [Cantonese, simp.]
    Zoeng1 toi4 jiu3 bun1 jap6 di1. [Jyutping]
    The table needs to be moved in a bit.
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Etymology 2Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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(Min Nan)

  1. Alternative form of (“-ing”).

Etymology 3Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Only used in 啲咑.