TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

(roof) + (full) + (treasure)

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(roof) +  ‎(treasure) (according to Shuowen Jiezi)

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 十田十金 (JWJC), four-corner 30806, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 291, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7294
  • Dae Jaweon: page 575, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 952, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5BE6

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (實), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 船 (27)
Final: 質
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 神質切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʑiɪt̚/ /d͡ʑʰi̯ĕt̚/ /d͡ʑiĕt̚/ /ʑit̚/ /ʑit̚/ /d͡ʑĭĕt̚/ /ʑjet̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shí ‹ zyit › /*mə.li[t]/ fruit; full

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11481 2 /*ɦliɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. real, true, solid, honest
    事實事实 (“truth”)
  2. fruit (literal or figurative)
    果實果实 (“fruit”)
  3. (Cantonese) undoubtedly; certainly; of course; definitely

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. reality
  2. truth

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(sil) (hangeul , revised sil, McCune-Reischauer sil)

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