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See also: 形声

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ChineseEdit

 
to appear; to look; form; shape
 
sound; voice; (a measure word, used for sounds); tone; noise
trad. (形聲)
simp. (形声)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

形聲

  1. phonosemantic compounding (a way of creating Han characters by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the pronunciation)

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (形聲):

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けい
Grade: 2
せい
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

NounEdit

形聲 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 形声, hiragana けいせい, rōmaji keisei)

  1. Kyūjitai form of 形声: One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters comprising a part that indicates the meaning, and a part that indicates the pronunciation.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

形聲

  1. Hán tự form of hình thanh, (“One of the types of Han characters, containing those characters comprising a part that indicates the meaning, and a part that indicates the pronunciation.”).