U+5622, 嘢
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5622

[U+5621]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5623]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30, +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 口田土弓 (RWGN), composition)

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ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic .

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from (MC jiaX, “affirmation particle”).

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

(Cantonese)

  1. thing; matter (Classifier: )
    [Cantonese]  ―  Hou2 je5! [Jyutping]  ―  Good stuff! Hooray!
    人哋 / 人哋 [Cantonese]  ―  gong2 jan4 dei6 ge3 je5 [Jyutping]  ―  (please add an English translation of this example)
  2. stuff; goods; article (Classifier: )
  3. (derogatory) guy; fellow; devil (Classifier: ; )
  4. Classifier for occurrences of events.
    唔好但係 [Cantonese, trad.]
    唔好但系 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Giu3 zo2 keoi5 m4 hou2 zoi3 zeot1 ngaan5, daan6 hai6 keoi5 hai6 dou1 jiu3 cyut3 do1 gei2 je5 gaa3 wo3. [Jyutping]
    I told him to stop rubbing his eyes, but he still goes on rubbing it a few more times.

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