ChineseEdit

 
give up; indeed; to commission
give up; indeed; to commission; crooked
 
tune; song; bent
tune; song; bent; crooked; wrong
simp. and trad.
(委曲)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2 1/1
Initial () (34) (29)
Final () (14) (8)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () Chongniu III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠiuᴇX/ /kʰɨok̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔʷᵚiɛX/ /kʰiok̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuɛX/ /kʰiok̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔjwiə̆X/ /kʰuawk̚/
Li
Rong
/ʔjueX/ /kʰiok̚/
Wang
Li
/ǐweX/ /kʰĭwok̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔwie̯X/ /kʰi̯wok̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wěi qu
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 4/4 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wěi
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔjweX › ‹ khjowk ›
Old
Chinese
/*q(r)orʔ/ /*kʰ(r)ok/
English bend; hang down to bend

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 # 2/2 1/1
No. 12903 10578
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qrolʔ/ /*kʰoɡ/

AdjectiveEdit

委曲

  1. curved; winding; meandering; sinuous; devious; tortuous

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

委曲

  1. course of events; the full story

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

委曲

  1. to resign oneself to

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • (not to be confused with) 委屈 (wěiqu)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
きょく
Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

委曲(いきょく) (ikyoku

  1. all the details