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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +13, 16 strokes, cangjie input 口人一日 (ROMA), four-corner 68066, composition)

  1. swallow, gulp down
  2. greedy
  3. gasp

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 211, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4407
  • Dae Jaweon: page 433, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 693, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5672

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (30)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰɣuaiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰʷɯaiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰuaiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰwaɨjsH/
Li
Rong
/kʰuaiH/
Wang
Li
/kʰwæiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰwaiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kuài
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
kuài
Middle
Chinese
‹ khwæjH ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʰr[o][p]-s/
English comfortable (room)

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
No. 5515
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰroːbs/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. swallow
  2. gulp down
  3. greedy

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(kwae) (hangeul , revised kwae, McCune-Reischauer k'wae)

  1. throat
  2. refreshing

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khoái, gọi, còn, gỏi, gũi, hỏi, khoải)

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