Open main menu

Wiktionary β

See also:
U+6613, 易
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6613

[U+6612]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6614]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 72, +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 日心竹竹 (APHH), four-corner 60227, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 492, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13814
  • Dae Jaweon: page 854, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1494, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6613

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
         
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sleːɡs
*sleɡs
*ɦljeʔ
*leːɡs, *leɡ
*leɡs
*sljeɡ
*hljeɡ
*hljeɡ
*leɡ
*leɡ
*leɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*tʰeːɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*sleːɡ
*sleːɡ
*sleːɡ

Oracle bone and bronze inscriptions: original form of (OC *sleːɡs, “to confer, to bestow”); specialised from (OC *qleɡ, “to benefit”).

Shuowen: pictogram (象形), original form of (OC *leɡ, “lizard”).

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.

From (OC *lal, “to change; to alter”) + k-extension (Schuessler, 2007).

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

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • ia̍h - vernacular;
  • e̍k/ia̍k - literary.
Note:
  • êg8 - literary;
  • iah8 - vernacular (only when referring to 易經).
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Initial () (36)
    Final () (123)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /jiᴇk̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /jiɛk̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /iæk̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /jiajk̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /iɛk̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /jĭɛk̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯ɛk̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ yek ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*lek/
    English change; exchange

    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
    Reading # 2/2
    No. 15034
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*leɡ/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. to exchange; to interchange
    2. to change; to alter; to modify
    3. Short for 易經易经 (Yìjīng, “I Ching”).
    4. A surname​.

    Etymology 2Edit

    simp. and trad.

    From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *lwa(ː)j (easy). Cognate with Burmese လွယ် (lwai, easy).

    PronunciationEdit


    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Initial () (36)
    Final () (11)
    Tone (調) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /jiᴇH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /jiɛH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /jɛH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /jiə̆H/
    Li
    Rong
    /ieH/
    Wang
    Li
    /jǐeH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ie̯H/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ yeH ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*lek-s/
    English easy

    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
    Reading # 1/2
    No. 15029
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*leːɡs/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. easy; simple; not difficult
    2. gentle; kind
    3. effortless; prone to
    4. easily; effortlessly

    Etymology 3Edit

    simp. and trad.
    variant forms
      This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

    PronunciationEdit


    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (Min) easy; not difficult

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (yeok, i) (hangeul , , revised yeok, i, McCune–Reischauer yŏk, i, Yale yek, i)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (dịch, dể, dễ, di, diệc, dẻ, dẹ, dị, dịu, rẻ, rể)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.