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TranslingualEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 37 +1, 4 strokes, cangjie input 木大 (DK), four-corner 50037)

  1. parted
  2. fork
  3. certain
  4. 43rd hexagram of the I Ching

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 249, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5836
  • Dae Jaweon: page 507, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 51, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+592C

Derived charactersEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (30)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠuaiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷᵚaiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuaiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwaɨjsH/
Li
Rong
/kuaiH/
Wang
Li
/kwæiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwaiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guài
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guài
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwæjH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ʷˤret-s/
English divide, make a breach

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. 4406
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷraːds/
Notes

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quái)

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ReferencesEdit

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