ChineseEdit

offer sacrifice; hold memorial service offer sacrifice to
trad. (祭祀)
simp. #(祭祀)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (13) (17)
Final () (35) (19)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡siᴇiH/ /zɨX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡siɛiH/ /zɨX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sjæiH/ /zieX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡siajH/ /zɨX/
Li
Rong
/t͡siɛiH/ /ziəX/
Wang
Li
/t͡sĭɛiH/ /zĭəX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡si̯ɛiH/ /ziX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
zai3 zi6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsjejH › ‹ ziX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ts]et-s/ /*s-[ɢ]əʔ/
English sacrifice sacrifice; year

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 # 2/2 1/1
No. 5839 12008
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsleds/ /*ljɯʔ/

VerbEdit

祭祀

  1. to offer sacrifices (to gods, one's ancestors, etc.)

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (祭祀):
  • Japanese: (さい)() (saishi)
  • Korean: 제사 (祭祀, jesa)
  • Vietnamese: tế tự (祭祀)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
さい
Grade: 3

Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

NounEdit

(さい)() (saishi

  1. ritual

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

祭祀 (jesa) (hangeul 제사)

  1. Hanja form? of 제사 (Jesa).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

祭祀

  1. chữ Hán form of tế tự (to offer sacrifices).