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U+59EA, 姪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59EA

[U+59E9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59EB]
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女一戈土 (VMIG), four-corner 41414, composition)

  1. niece
  2. nephew

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 260, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6226
  • Dae Jaweon: page 526, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1043, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+59EA

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tiɡs
*tiɡs
*tiɡs
*tʰiɡs, *tʰiɡ
*di, *diːɡ
*diɡs
*tjiɡs
*tʰji
*tʰji
*tʰjiɡs
*hriɡs, *tiːɡ, *diːɡ, *tʰiɡ
*tiːɡ, *tiɡ
*tiːɡ, *tiɡ, *tjiɡ
*diːɡ
*diːɡ
*diːɡ, *diɡ
*diːɡ
*diːɡ
*tiɡ
*tiɡ
*tiɡ, *tjiɡ
*tiɡ
*tiɡ
*diɡ, *tjiɡ
*tjiɡ
*tjiɡ
*tjiɡ
*hliɡ
For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

/me1hi/: [mepi] → [meɸi] → [mewi] → [mei]. Initial /me/ is cognate with (me1, female).

NounEdit

(hiragana めい, rōmaji mei, historical hiragana めひ)

  1. the daughter of ones sibling; a niece

AntonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jil, jeol) (hangeul , , revised jil, jeol, McCune-Reischauer chil, chŏl)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đẹt)

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