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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

shinjitai

芸芸芸

simplified

芸芸

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Exists as traditional character, also Chinese and Japanese Simplified from (elimination of ), and Japanese Simplified from (elimination of ); Chinese simplification of 藝 is .

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 廿一一戈 (TMMI), four-corner 44731, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1021, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30741
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1480, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3178, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+82B8

ChineseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (35)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɨun/ /i̯uən/ /ɣiuən/ /ɦiun/ /ɦun/ /ɣĭuən/ /ɣiuən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yún ‹ hjun › /*[ɢ]ʷə[n]/ ample, rich

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
16359 2 /*ɢun/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to cut grass or weeds

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see ("rue").
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji)

  1. (derived from ) technique, art, craft, performance
  2. (derived from ) rue, the herb

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
げい
Grade: 4
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese ‎(ngjiejH, art, skill).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana げい, romaji gei)

  1. art, craft, technique, performance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(un) (hangeul , revised un, McCune-Reischauer un, Yale wun)

  1. rue, herb used to keep insects away
  2. to cut grass or weeds
  3. art
  4. talent, ability, craft
  5. technique
  6. performance, acting
  7. trick
  8. stunt

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vân)

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