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U+8137, 脷
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8137

[U+8136]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8138]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 130, +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月竹木弓 (BHDN), composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (meat) + phonetic . Specialization of (“benefit; profit”).

EtymologyEdit

From (“benefit; profit”), used as a euphemism for (sit6, “tongue”), which is homophonous to , (sit6, “to be at a loss”).

Alternatively, it may be from (OC *ɦljeʔ, “to lick”), preserving the Old Chinese initial *l- (Schuessler, 2007).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • lei5* - as an independent word or the head of a compound;
  • lei5 - in compounds (not as the head).
  • Hakka
  • DefinitionsEdit

    1. (Cantonese) tongue (Classifier: )
    2. (Hakka, Sichuan) tongue of an animal

    SynonymsEdit

    Dialectal synonyms of 舌頭 (“tongue”) [map]
    Variety Location Words
    Classical Chinese
    Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 舌頭,
    Mandarin Beijing 舌頭
    Taiwan 舌頭
    Harbin 舌頭
    Shenyang 舌頭
    Hailar 舌頭
    Ulanhot 舌頭
    Tongliao 舌頭
    Chifeng 舌頭
    Bayanhot 舌頭
    Jinan 舌頭
    Muping 舌頭
    Luoyang 舌頭
    Wanrong 舌頭
    Xi'an 舌頭
    Zhengzhou 舌頭
    Xining 舌頭
    Xuzhou 舌頭
    Yinchuan 舌頭
    Lanzhou 舌頭
    Ürümqi 舌頭
    Wuhan 舌頭, 賺頭
    Huanggang 舌頭
    Chengdu 舌頭兒
    Guiyang 舌頭
    Guilin 舌頭
    Liuzhou 脷錢
    Kunming 舌頭
    Yangzhou 舌頭
    Nanjing 舌頭
    Hefei 舌頭
    Sokuluk (Gansu Dungan) 舌頭
    Cantonese Guangzhou
    Hong Kong
    Hong Kong (San Tin Weitou)
    Foshan
    Shunde
    Zhongshan (Shiqi)
    Doumen (Shangheng Tanka)
    Doumen
    Taishan
    Kaiping (Chikan)
    Dongguan
    Shaoguan
    Yunfu
    Yangjiang
    Xinyi
    Lianjiang
    Nanning 脷錢,
    Wuzhou
    Yulin 脷錢
    Hepu 脷錢
    Danzhou 舌頭臉
    Kuala Lumpur
    Ho Chi Minh City
    Gan Nanchang 舌頭
    Lichuan
    Pingxiang 舌頭, 舌子
    Hakka Meixian 舌嫲
    Xingning 舌嫲
    Huidong (Daling) 舌嫲
    Qujiang 舌頭
    Lianshan (Xiaosanjiang) 舌嫲
    Luchuan 脷錢
    Changting 舌頭
    Pingyu 舌嫲
    Wuping 舌嫲
    Liancheng 舌頭
    Ninghua 舌頭
    Yudu 舌頭, 舌刁
    Ruijin 舌頭
    Shicheng 舌咀
    Shangyou 舌刁
    Miaoli (N. Sixian) 舌嫲
    Liudui (S. Sixian) 舌嫲
    Hsinchu (Hailu) 舌嫲
    Dongshi (Dabu) 舌嫲
    Hsinchu (Raoping) 舌嫲
    Yunlin (Zhao'an)
    Hong Kong 舌嫲
    Sabah (Longchuan) 舌嫲
    Senai 舌嫲
    Singkawang 舌嫲
    Huizhou Jixi 口舌
    Shexian 口舌, 嘴舌
    Tunxi 舌兒
    Xiuning 舌兒
    Yixian
    Qimen 舌條
    Wuyuan 舌頭
    Fuliang 舌條
    Dexing 舌頭
    Xianyu (formerly Zhanda) 舌條
    Jin Taiyuan 舌頭
    Pingyao 舌頭
    Xinzhou 舌頭
    Baochang 舌頭
    Jining 舌頭
    Hohhot 舌頭
    Baotou 舌頭
    Dongsheng 舌頭
    Linhe 舌頭
    Haibowan 舌頭
    Min Bei Jian'ou
    Dikou 喙舌
    Zhenghe
    Zhenqian 喙舌
    Wuyishan
    Shibei
    Min Dong Fuzhou 喙舌
    Changle 喙舌
    Fuqing 喙舌
    Yongtai 喙舌
    Gutian 喙舌
    Fu'an 喙舌
    Ningde 喙舌
    Shouning 喙舌
    Zhouning 喙舌
    Fuding 喙舌
    Matsu 抹老, , 喙舌
    Min Nan Xiamen 舌仔
    Quanzhou 舌仔
    Anxi 喙舌
    Yongchun 喙舌
    Zhangzhou 舌仔
    Changtai 舌仔
    Dongshan
    Taipei 喙舌
    Kaohsiung
    Tainan
    Taichung 喙舌
    Wuqi 喙舌
    Hsinchu 喙舌
    Taitung 喙舌
    Lukang
    Sanxia 喙舌
    Yilan , 喙舌
    Kinmen
    Magong
    Penang
    Philippines (Manila) 舌仔
    Longyan 舌仔
    Zhangping
    Zhangping (Yongfu)
    Datian 舌頭
    Pingnan 舌頭
    Chaozhou
    Shantou
    Haifeng
    Johor Bahru
    Wenchang
    Haikou
    Leizhou
    Puxian Min Putian 喙舌
    Xianyou 喙舌
    Pinghua Nanning 脷錢
    Guilin 舌頭
    Shehua Fu'an
    Fuding 嘴舌
    Luoyuan 嘴舌
    Sanming
    Shunchang
    Hua'an
    Guixi
    Cangnan
    Jingning
    Lishui
    Longyou
    Chaozhou
    Fengshun 舌嫲
    Wu Shanghai 舌頭
    Suzhou 舌頭
    Wuxi 舌頭
    Hangzhou 舌頭
    Wenzhou 口舌
    Chongming 舌頭
    Danyang 舌頭
    Jinhua 口舌
    Ningbo 舌頭
    Xiang Changsha 舌子
    Shuangfeng 舌子
    Loudi 舌子
    Quanzhou 舌子

    CompoundsEdit