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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.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (11) (7)
Final () (49) (87)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () Chongniu III IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɖˠiɪt̚/ /det̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɖᵚit̚/ /det̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȡiet̚/ /dɛt̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɖjit̚/ /dɛt̚/
Li
Rong
/ȡjĕt̚/ /det̚/
Wang
Li
/ȡĭĕt̚/ /diet̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȡʱi̯ĕt̚/ /dʱiet̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhí dié
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 17352 17367
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*diːɡ/ /*diɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


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, romaji 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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