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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 59 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月木竹竹竹 (BDHHH), four-corner 22922, composition)

  1. hue, colour
  2. variegated colours

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 363, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9992
  • Dae Jaweon: page 682, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 855, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5F69

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (14)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰʌiX/ /t͡sʰɑ̆iX/ /t͡sʰᴀiX/ /t͡sʰəiX/ /t͡sʰəjX/ /t͡sʰɒiX/ /t͡sʰɒiX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
cǎi ‹ tshojX › /*s.r̥ ˤəʔ/ colorful

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
1072 0 /*sʰɯːʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


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KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana あや, romaji Aya)

  1. A female given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(chae) (hangeul , revised chae, McCune-Reischauer ch'ae, Yale chay)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thái, rằn, thể, thải)

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