TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿土戈廿 (TGIT), four-corner 44107, composition)

  1. cover, hide, protect
  2. (ancient variant of ) what? why not?

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1051, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31652
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1513, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3260, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+84CB

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (蓋), Pronunciation 1/3

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 泰
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 古太切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kajH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/
Character (蓋), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 盍
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 胡臘切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɦɑp̚/ /ɦap̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/
Character (蓋), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 盍
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 古盍切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kap̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
gài ‹ kajH › /*[k]ˤap-s/ cover (v.); cover (n.)
‹ hap › /*m-[k]ˤap/ thatch, cover (v.)

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
5069 1 /*kaːbs/
5075 1 /*kaːb/
5083 1 /*ɡaːb/

DefinitionsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2011), “Entry #10820”, Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan (臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典)[1]

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gae, hap) (hangeul , , revised gae, hap, McCune-Reischauer kae, hap, Yale kay, hap)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cái)

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