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U+56DE, 回
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56DE

[U+56DD]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56DF]
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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 31 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 田口 (WR), four-corner 60600, composition)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 216, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4690
  • Dae Jaweon: page 422, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 712, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+56DE

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.
alt. forms
迴: “to circle; to return; to avoid”

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
     
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡuːl
*ɡuːl
*ɡuːl
*ɡuːl
*ɡuːl, *ɡuːls
*ɡuːl
*ɡuːl

Pictogram (象形): rotation (originally a spiral).

EtymologyEdit

“Hui”
From earlier name 回回 (huíhuí), variant of 回鶻回鹘 (Huíhú), from Old Turkic 𐰆𐰖𐰍𐰆𐰺 (uygur). See also 維吾爾维吾尔 (Wéiwú'ěr).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • hôe - literary;
  • hêr/hê - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (42)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦuʌi/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦuoi/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɒi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwəj/
Li
Rong
/ɣuᴀi/
Wang
Li
/ɣuɒi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣuɑ̆i/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huí
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huí
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwoj ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷˤəj/
English go around

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. 5443
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡuːl/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to turn around
  2. to return; to go back
  3. to reply; to respond; to answer
  4. to decline; to refuse; to avoid
  5. to redo; to do again
  6. Classifier for chapters.
  7. Classifier for number of occurrences of events: times
  8. (~族) Hui ethnic group

SynonymsEdit

  • (to return):
Dialectal synonyms of (“to return; to come or go back to”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Chengdu
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Kaohsiung
Tainan
Taichung
Hsinchu
Lukang
Sanxia
Yilan
Kinmen
Magong
Chaozhou
Shantou

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. turn

ReadingsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • (this is the older spelling of at least some senses or homonyms)

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

CounterEdit

Kanji in this term
まわ(り)
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

(hiragana まわり, rōmaji -mawari)

  1. a turn, times around something

Etymology 2Edit

CounterEdit

(hiragana かい, rōmaji -kai)

  1. occurrences
     (いっ) (しゅう) (かん) () (かい)
    isshūkan ni nikai
    twice a week
  2. innings in baseball, games, rounds

NounEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

(hiragana かい, rōmaji kai)

  1. time, occasion
  2. turn, round
  3. (baseball, softball) inning

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hoe) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer hoe)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hồi, hòi)

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