See also:

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
Stroke order

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script

Pictogram (象形) Picture of the moon crescent.

ReferencesEdit

  • Richard Sears (accessed 2014-02-24), “夕”, in Chinese Etymology[1] (in English/Mandarin)

Han characterEdit

(radical 36 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 弓戈 (NI), four-corner 27200)

  1. evening, night, dusk
  2. slanted
  3. Kangxi radical #36, ‎(evening).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 246, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5749
  • Dae Jaweon: page 487, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 859, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5915

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (17)
Final () (123)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ziᴇk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ziɛk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ziæk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ziajk̚/
Li
Rong
/ziɛk̚/
Wang
Li
/zĭɛk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/zi̯ɛk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ zjek ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-ɢAk/
English evening, night

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. 13227
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ljaːɡ/

NounEdit

  1. night; evening; dusk
CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • in CEDICT on MDBG

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. evening

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana ゆう, romaji , historical hiragana ゆふ)

  1. evening

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(seok, sa)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: seok, sa, McCune-Reischauer: sŏk, sa, Yale: sek, sa)
  • Name (hangeul): 저녁 (Yale: cenyeksek)
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OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with mainland Japanese ‎().

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana ゆー, romaji )

  1. night, evening

Derived termsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tịch)

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