See also: 楷书

ChineseEdit

norm; model; (writing) book; letter
trad. (楷書)
simp. (楷书)
 
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Inscriptions in regular script (calligraphy by Chu Suiliang, 7th century)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2 1/1
Initial () (29) (26)
Final () (33) (22)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () II III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰˠɛiX/ /ɕɨʌ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰᵚæiX/ /ɕiɔ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɐiX/ /ɕiɔ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰəɨjX/ /ɕɨə̆/
Li
Rong
/kʰɛiX/ /ɕiɔ/
Wang
Li
/kʰɐiX/ /ɕĭo/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰăiX/ /ɕi̯wo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qiě shū
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
kaai2 syu1

NounEdit

楷書

  1. (Chinese calligraphy) regular script (the newest style of Chinese calligraphy, the most common in modern writings and publications)

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (楷書):
  • Japanese: 楷書(かいしょ) (kaisho)
  • Korean: 해서 (楷書, haeseo)
  • Vietnamese: khải thư (楷書)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: S
しょ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(かい)(しょ) (kaishoかいしよ (kaisyo)?

  1. regular script: a style of Chinese characters that is square and straight-lined

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN