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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  ‎(enclosure) + 

Han characterEdit

(radical 31 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 田木一手 (WDMQ), four-corner 60506, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 220, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4806
  • Dae Jaweon: page 451, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 722, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+570D

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (35)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦʉi/ /we̯i/ /ɣiuəi/ /ɦʷɨi/ /ɦuj/ /ɣĭwəi/ /ɣiuəi/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (35)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦʉiH/ /we̯iH/ /ɣiuəiH/ /ɦʷɨiH/ /ɦujH/ /ɣĭwəiH/ /ɣiuəiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
wéi ‹ hjwɨj › /*[ɢ]ʷə[j]/ surround

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12816 2 /*ɢʷɯl/
12834 2 /*ɢʷɯls/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. surround, encircle, corral

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. to surround, encircle

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(wi)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: wi, McCune-Reischauer: wi, Yale: wi)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vi, , vây, vầy, )

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