U+6279, 批
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6279

[U+6278]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+627A]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 64, +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 手心心 (QPP), four-corner 51010, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 419, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11845
  • Dae Jaweon: page 766, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1835, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6279

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms 𠜱 Cantonese; Hakka; Teochew "to pare"
Cantonese and Teochew "to pare"
Cantonese "to pare"
Teochew "to pare"

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *pʰiː): semantic  (hand) + phonetic  (OC *piʔ, *pis, *bi, *bis, *biɡ).

EtymologyEdit

“to pare”
𠜱 () is sometimes treated as the 本字 (běnzì, “original character”).
“pie”
Borrowed from English pie.
“vulva; cunt”
From the Sichuanese pronunciation of (pi1).

This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit


Note: erhua-ed - “fibres ready to be drawn and twisted”.
Note: originally pi1, but changed to pei1 because of homophony with .
Note: phâi - “to peel”.
Note:
  • Xiamen, Quanzhou:
    • phoe - vernacular;
    • phe - literary.
  • mainstream Taiwan:
    • phoe - vernacular;
    • phi - literary.
  • (Teochew)

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (2)
    Final () (39)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /pʰei/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /pʰei/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /pʰɛi/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /pʰɛj/
    Li
    Rong
    /pʰei/
    Wang
    Li
    /pʰiei/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /pʰiei/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 499
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*pʰiː/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. to slap
    2. to attack; to offend
    3. to eliminate; to discard
    4. to cut (into thin slices), peel, or shape with a knife or blade; to pare: to peel [fruits], to sharpen [pencils], etc.
      蘋果 / 苹果 [Cantonese]  ―  pai1 ping4 gwo2 [Jyutping]  ―  to peel an apple
    5. (Cantonese) to plaster
    6. (Cantonese) to hit with diagonal or horizontal motion
    7. to make comments and criticisms (to an inferior from a superior, regarding a submitted report, essay, etc.)
    8. comment; annotation; criticism
    9. to judge
    10. to criticize
    11. to approve
    12. (Cantonese) to guess; to predict
    13. (Min Dong, Hokkien, Puxian Min) letter (written or printed communication) (Classifier: ; )
    14. (Teochew) letter from a foreign country
    15. to sell at wholesale
    16. Classifier for batches, lots, etc.
    17. (colloquial) fibres of cotton, flax, etc. ready to be drawn and twisted
    18. (Cantonese) pie
      / [Cantonese]  ―  gai1 pai1 [Jyutping]  ―  chicken pie
      蘋果 / 苹果 [Cantonese]  ―  ping4 gwo2 pai1 [Jyutping]  ―  apple pie
    19. (Internet slang, vulgar) vulva; cunt

    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    See alsoEdit

    Further readingEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. criticism

    ReadingsEdit

    CompoundsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (bi, byeol) (hangeul , )

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    ReadingsEdit

    : Hán Việt readings: phi
    : Nôm readings: phê, phe, phây

    ReferencesEdit