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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)

EtymologyEdit

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Particularly: “Cognate with the Japanese 形声 (けいせい, ​keisei)?”

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

形聲

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

See alsoEdit


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 spelling 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.”