椰子

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ChineseEdit

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child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
simp. and trad.
(椰子)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (, “coconut”) + (, “diminutive suffix”)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (36) (13)
Final () (100) (19)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jia/ /t͡sɨX/
Pan
Wuyun
/jia/ /t͡sɨX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ia/ /t͡sieX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/jia/ /t͡sɨX/
Li
Rong
/ia/ /t͡siəX/
Wang
Li
/jĭa/ /t͡sĭəX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯a/ /t͡siX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex

NounEdit

椰子

  1. coconut

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Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (椰子):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō

Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

椰子 ‎(hiragana やし, katakana ヤシ, romaji yashi)

  1. the coconut palm; generally, any palm tree

Usage notesEdit

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana in biological contexts, as ヤシ.

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