TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 十水女戈火 (JEVIF), four-corner 57903, composition𣪠)

  1. to connect
  2. to link
  3. to join

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 940, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27940
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1379, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3456, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+7E6B

ChineseEdit

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trad.
simp.

Pronunciation 1Edit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (繫), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 齊
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 古詣切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/keiH/ /kieiH/ /keiH/ /keiH/ /kɛjH/ /kieiH/ /kɛiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kejH › /*Cə.kˤe-s/ tie (v.)

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5620 0 /*keːɡs/

VerbEdit

  1. to tie, to fasten, to button up
    鞋帶 / 鞋带  ―  xiédài  ―  to tie shoelaces

Pronunciation 2Edit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (繫), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 齊
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 胡計切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦeiH/ /ɣieiH/ /ɣeiH/ /ɦeiH/ /ɦɛjH/ /ɣieiH/ /ɣɛiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ hejH › /*m-kˤek-s/ attach; suspend

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5627 0 /*ɡeːɡs/

VerbEdit

  1. to connect; to link
  2. to arrest; to imprison
  3. to be concerned about
CompoundsEdit

JapaneseEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gye) (hangeul , revised gye, McCune-Reischauer kye, Yale kyey)

  1. to connect
  2. to bind

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hệ)

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