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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(meat, body) + phonetic  – a body part, the knee.

Han characterEdit

(radical 130 +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 月木人水 (BDOE), four-corner 74232, composition)

  1. knee

Coordinate termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 993, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29837
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1445, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2106, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+819D

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (16)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siɪt̚/ /si̯ĕt̚/ /siĕt̚/ /sit̚/ /sit̚/ /sĭĕt̚/ /sjet̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ sit › /*s-tsik/ knee

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
9928 2 /*siɡ/ 同厀

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Kanji in this term
ひざ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana ひざ, romaji hiza)

  1. knee

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(seul) (hangeul , revised seul, McCune-Reischauer sŭl, Yale sul)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tất)

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