Open main menu
U+8354, 荔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8354

[U+8353]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8355]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140, +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿大尸尸 (TKSS), four-corner 44227, composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. #
variant forms
second round simplified

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Qin slip script Small seal script
   
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*reːbs
*reːbs, *rebs
*reːbs, *rebs
*hlams, *hlab
*hlams
*raːb, *raːb
*hlab
*hlab
*hlab
*hlab
*ɦleːb
*ɦleːb
*ɦleːb
*ɦleːb

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *reːbs, *rebs): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *ɦleːb).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • nāi/lāi/nǎi/nūi - vernacular;
  • lē, liān - literary.
Note:
  • noi7 - vernacular;
  • li6 - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Initial () (37) (37)
    Final () (11) (39)
    Tone (調) Departing (H) Departing (H)
    Openness (開合) Open Open
    Division () III IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /liᴇH/ /leiH/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /liɛH/ /leiH/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ljɛH/ /lɛiH/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /liə̆H/ /lɛjH/
    Li
    Rong
    /lieH/ /leiH/
    Wang
    Li
    /lǐeH/ /lieiH/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /lie̯H/ /lieiH/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ lejH ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[r]ˁep-s/
    English herb whose roots are made into brushes

    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
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    No. 13776 13777
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2 2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*reːbs/ /*rebs/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. Alternative name for 馬藺马蔺 (“Iris lactea”).
    2. Short for 荔枝 (lìzhī, “lychee”).
    3. Used in 薜荔 (bìlì).
    4. A surname​.

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    ReadingsEdit


    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (lệ, )

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.