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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 64 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 手月十十 (QBJJ), four-corner 57056, composition)

  1. to wave, to brandish
  2. direct, to command
  3. wipe away, to disperse
  4. squander

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 444, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12394
  • Dae Jaweon: page 795, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1925, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+63EE

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hʉi/ /xwe̯i/ /xiuəi/ /hʷɨi/ /huj/ /xĭwəi/ /xiuəi/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
huī ‹ xjwɨj › /*qʷʰər/ wave, brandish

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
7303 2 /*qʰul/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to wield, to shake
  2. to scatter

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hwi) (hangeul , revised hwi, McCune-Reischauer hwi, Yale hwi)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huy, huơi, hoay, hươi, loay)

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