See also:
U+5F57, 彗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5F57

[U+5F56]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5F58]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 58, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 手十尸一 (QJSM), four-corner 55174, composition ⿱⿰)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 362, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9927
  • Dae Jaweon: page 680, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 961, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5F57

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *sɢʷeds, *ɢʷeds, *sɢʷids): (broom) + (hand) – to hold a broom which is made of bamboo.

Pronunciation 1Edit



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /xuei⁵¹/
Harbin /xuei⁵³/
Tianjin /xuei⁵³/
Jinan /xuei²¹/
Qingdao /xue⁴²/
Zhengzhou /xuei³¹²/
Xi'an /xuei⁴⁴/
Xining /xuɨ²¹³/
Yinchuan /xuei¹³/
Lanzhou /xuei¹³/
Ürümqi /xuei²¹³/
Wuhan /xuei³⁵/
Chengdu /xuei¹³/
Guiyang /xuei²¹³/
Kunming /xuei²¹²/
Nanjing /xuəi⁴⁴/
Hefei /xue⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /xuei⁴⁵/
Pingyao
Hohhot /xuei⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /ɦue²³/
Suzhou /ɦue̞³¹/
Hangzhou /ɦui¹³/
Wenzhou /vu²²/
Hui Shexian /xue²²/
Tunxi /xuə⁴²/
Xiang Changsha /fei⁵⁵/
Xiangtan /ɸəi⁵⁵/
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian /fi⁵³/
Taoyuan /fui⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /wɐi²²/
Nanning /wɐi²²/
Hong Kong /wɐi²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sui²²/
/hui²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /suɔi²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /xy⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /hui³⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /hui³⁵/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3 3/3
Initial () (17) (17)
Final () (16) (36)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ziuɪH/ /ziuᴇiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/zʷiH/ /zʷiɛiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/zjuɪH/ /ziuæiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/zwiH/ /zwiajH/
Li
Rong
/zuiH/ /ziuɛiH/
Wang
Li
/zwiH/ /zĭwɛiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/zwiH/ /zi̯wɛiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
suì suì
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huì
Middle
Chinese
‹ zjwejH ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-[ɢ]ʷe[t]-s/
English broom; comet

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 # 1/3 3/3
No. 5462 5475
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sɢʷeds/ /*sɢʷids/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. broomstick
  2. comet

CompoundsEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /xuei⁵¹/
Harbin /xuei⁵³/
Tianjin /xuei⁵³/
Jinan /xuei²¹/
Qingdao /xue⁴²/
Zhengzhou /xuei³¹²/
Xi'an /xuei⁴⁴/
Xining /xuɨ²¹³/
Yinchuan /xuei¹³/
Lanzhou /xuei¹³/
Ürümqi /xuei²¹³/
Wuhan /xuei³⁵/
Chengdu /xuei¹³/
Guiyang /xuei²¹³/
Kunming /xuei²¹²/
Nanjing /xuəi⁴⁴/
Hefei /xue⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /xuei⁴⁵/
Pingyao
Hohhot /xuei⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /ɦue²³/
Suzhou /ɦue̞³¹/
Hangzhou /ɦui¹³/
Wenzhou /vu²²/
Hui Shexian /xue²²/
Tunxi /xuə⁴²/
Xiang Changsha /fei⁵⁵/
Xiangtan /ɸəi⁵⁵/
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian /fi⁵³/
Taoyuan /fui⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /wɐi²²/
Nanning /wɐi²²/
Hong Kong /wɐi²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /sui²²/
/hui²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /suɔi²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /xy⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /hui³⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /hui³⁵/

Rime
Character
Reading # 2/3
Initial () (35)
Final () (38)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠiuᴇiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷᵚieiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuæiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦjwiajH/
Li
Rong
/ɣjuɛiH/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭwɛiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯wɛiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wèi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/3
No. 5467
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷeds/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative form of (wèi).

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. comet

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a corrupted or unorthodox reading. The original readings are (su) and (se) based on Middle Chinese (MC ziuɪH, ziuᴇiH).

Recorded as Middle Korean /슈〯 (Yale: syu) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

HanjaEdit

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 살별 (salbyeol hye))

  1. Hanja form? of (comet).

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: tuệ

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