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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tjews): semantic  ‎(fire) + phonetic  ‎(OC *tjew) – shine the light of a fire on.

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 日口火 (ARF), four-corner 67336, composition)

  1. shine, illumine, reflect

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 677, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19226
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1089, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2221, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7167

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (23)
Final () (91)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕiᴇuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕiɛuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕjæuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ciawH/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕiɛuH/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕĭɛuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕi̯ɛuH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhào
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zhào
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsyewH ›
Old
Chinese
/*taw-s/
English shine on

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 # 1/1
No. 2132
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tjews/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to shine upon; to illuminate
  2. according to, as
  3. to take a photo
  4. (Cantonese) regardless; anyway

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. illumination, shining

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kanji in this term
てらし
Grade: 4
kun'yomi

‎(hiragana てらし, romaji Terashi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chiếu)

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