TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(hand) + phonetic  – skill with one’s hands.

Han characterEdit

(radical 64 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 手十水 (QJE), four-corner 54047, composition)

  1. skill, ability, talent
  2. ingenuity

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 420, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11855
  • Dae Jaweon: page 767, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1834, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6280

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 群 (30)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 渠綺切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiᴇX/ /gie̯X/ /ɡieX/ /ɡiɛX/ /giə̆X/ /ɡǐeX/ /ɡjɛX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ gjeX › /*[ɡ]reʔ/ skill

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
17229 0 /*ɡreʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2011), “Entry #3211”, Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan (臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典)[1]

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

Kanji in this term
わざ
Grade: 5
kun'yomi
Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
on'yomi

‎(hiragana わざ, romaji waza) (alternative reading hiragana , romaji gi)

  1. technique, art, skill

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gi) (hangeul , revised gi, McCune-Reischauer ki, Yale ki)

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tựEdit

(, kỹ)

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