U+8584, 薄
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8584

[U+8583]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8585]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 廿水戈戈 (TEII), four-corner 44146, composition)

  1. thin, slight, weak
  2. poor, stingy
  3. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1060, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32083
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1523, character 40
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3307, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8584

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*pʰoːs, *pʰa, *pʰas
*baːɡs, *baɡ
*paː
*paː, *baːs
*paː
*paː
*paː, *pʰaː
*paː, *baːs
*paː
*paː, *pʰaː, *pʰaːʔ, *pʰaːs
秿 *paː, *pʰa, *baʔ
*paː, *pʰaː, *paʔ
*paːʔ
*paːʔ, *paːs
*pʰaː, *pʰaːs, *pʰa
*pʰaː, *pʰa
*pʰaːʔ
*pʰaːʔ
*pʰaːʔ, *paːɡ
*pʰaːs
*baː
*baː
*baː, *paʔ
*baː, *paʔ
*baː
*baː
*baː
簿 *baːʔ, *baːɡ
*baːs
*baːs
*pa, *paʔ, *pʰas
*paʔ
*paʔ
*paʔ
*paʔ, *pʰaʔ
*paʔ, *pʰa
*paɡs
*paɡs, *paːɡ, *pʰaːɡ
*pʰa
*pʰa
*ba
*baʔ
*baʔ
*baɡs
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ, *baːɡ
*paːɡ, *baɡ, *breːɡ
*pʰaːɡ
*pʰaːɡ
*baːɡ
*baːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *baːɡ): semantic  + phonetic (OC *pʰaːʔ, *paːɡ).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • po̍h - vernacular;
  • po̍k - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (104)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bwɑk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/bʷɑk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/buɑk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bwak̚/
Li
Rong
/buɑk̚/
Wang
Li
/buɑk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱwɑk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ bak ›
Old
Chinese
/*[b]ˤak/
English thin

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 # 1/1
No. 3487
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*baːɡ/

AdjectiveEdit

  1. thin (having little thickness)

AntonymsEdit

  • (hòu, “thick”)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. thin, weak, sparse
  2. dilute
  3. weak (tea)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana すすき, romaji Susuki)

  1. A female given name.

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 5225
  • Halpern: 2370
  • Halpern Learners: 1534
  • Heisig: 227
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3k13.11
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

NounEdit

‎(katakana ススキ, romaji susuki)

  1. Miscanthus sinensis a.k.a. Zebra Grass

PrefixEdit

‎(hiragana うす, romaji usu-)

  1. light (pink etc.)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bak) (hangeul , revised bak, McCune-Reischauer pak, Yale pak)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bạc)

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