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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  ‎(moon) – changing moon marks the passage of time, hence a period of time.

Han characterEdit

(radical 74 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿金月 (TCB), four-corner 47820, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 506, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14378
  • Dae Jaweon: page 887, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2083, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+671F

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (30)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡɨ/ /gi/ /ɡiə/ /ɡɨ/ /gɨ/ /ɡĭə/ /ɡie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ gi › /*[ɡ](r)ə/ period of time

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
9949 0 /*ɡɯ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. period of time
  2. date
  3. time limit

CompoundsEdit

PronunciationEdit


Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9935 0 /*kɯ/ 集韻稘注或體

Alternative formsEdit

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. period
  2. time
  3. date
  4. term

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
on'yomi

From Sinitic.

SuffixEdit

‎(hiragana , romaji -ki)

  1. period (of time)
    反抗 (はんこう) ()
    hankōki
    rebellious phase
  2. (television show) season
    進撃 (しんげき)巨人 (きょじん)」の () ()
    "Shingeki no Kyojin" no niki
    the second season of Attack on Titan
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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, kề, kỳ)

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