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phonetic
trad. (羅剎)
simp. (罗刹)
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (37) (19)
Final () (94) (71)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/lɑ/ /t͡ʃʰˠat̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/lɑ/ /ʈ͡ʂʰᵚat̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑ/ /t͡ʃʰɐt̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/la/ /ʈ͡ʂʰaɨt̚/
Li
Rong
/lɑ/ /t͡ʃʰat̚/
Wang
Li
/lɑ/ /t͡ʃʰat̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lɑ/ /ʈ͡ʂʰăt̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
luó cha

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit राक्षस (rākṣasa).

NounEdit

羅剎

  1. (Hindu mythology, Hinduism, Buddhism) rakshasa
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Manchu ᠯᠣᠴᠠ (loca). Compare Nanai лоча, Daur luaaq, Solon looqa, Evenki лӯча (lūça), Even ню̄чи (ņūci), Yakut нуучча (nuuçça), Ainu ヌチャ (nuca), etc.

Proper nounEdit

羅剎

  1. (obsolete) Russia


VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

羅剎

  1. Hán tự form of La Sát (rakshasa).