U+73EA, 珪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-73EA

[U+73E9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+73EB]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 96, +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 一土土土 (MGGG), four-corner 14114, composition𤣩)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 731, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20972
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1142, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1109, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+73EA

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʷeː): semantic (jade) + phonetic (OC *kʷeː).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (40)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kwei/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷei/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɛi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwɛj/
Li
Rong
/kuei/
Wang
Li
/kiwei/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kiwei/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guī
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gwai1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 4570
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷeː/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (historical) jade tablet used by officials when addressing the emperor in court
    See also:
  2. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic ():
  • Japanese: (けい) (kei)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
けい
Hyōgaiji
kan’on

/kʷei//kei/

From Middle Chinese (MC kwei).

AffixEdit

(けい) (kei

  1. (historical) jade tablet conferred upon princes as a symbol of authority
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
けい
Hyōgaiji
(ateji)
kan’on

From Dutch keiaarde. An ateji (当て字) coined by Japanese scientist Udagawa Yōan in 1837 in his book 舎密開宗 (Seimi Kaisō, Introduction to Chemistry).

AffixEdit

(けい) (kei

  1. silicon
Derived termsEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gyu) (hangeul , revised gyu, McCune–Reischauer kyu, Yale kyu)

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

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Việt readings: khuê[1]

ReferencesEdit