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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

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.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɢʷɯl, *ɢʷɯls):  ‎(enclosure) + 

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (35) (35)
Final () (21) (21)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦʉi/ /ɦʉiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷɨi/ /ɦʷɨiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuəi/ /ɣiuəiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦuj/ /ɦujH/
Li
Rong
/ɣiuəi/ /ɣiuəiH/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭwəi/ /ɣĭwəiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/we̯i/ /we̯iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wéi wèi
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wéi
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjwɨj ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷə[j]/
English 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
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 12816 12834
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷɯl/ /*ɢʷɯls/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to surround; to encircle; to corral
  2. all sides
  3. girth

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  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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