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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 44 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 尸一弓心 (SMNP), four-corner 77211, composition)

  1. corpse, carcass

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 301, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7688
  • Dae Jaweon: page 598, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 971, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5C4D

ChineseEdit

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simp.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (26) (26)
Final () (15) (15)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɕiɪ/ /ɕiɪH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɕi/ /ɕiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕjɪ/ /ɕjɪH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɕi/ /ɕiH/
Li
Rong
/ɕi/ /ɕiH/
Wang
Li
/ɕi/ /ɕiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕi/ /ɕiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shī shì
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shī
Middle
Chinese
‹ syij ›
Old
Chinese
/*l̥̥[ə]j/
English corpse

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 11398 11400
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*hli/ /*hlis/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. corpse   (Classifier: )

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana しかばね, romaji shikabane)
(alternative reading hiragana かばね, romaji kabane)

  1. corpse; dead body

SynonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thi, thây)

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