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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

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Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +15, 21 strokes, cangjie input 廿土戈戈 (TGII), four-corner 44731, composition)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1065, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32330
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1530, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3317, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+85DD

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit

Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /i⁵¹/
Harbin /i⁵³/
Tianjin /i⁵³/
Jinan /i²¹/
Qingdao /i⁴²/
Zhengzhou /i³¹²/
Xi'an /i⁴⁴/
Xining /ji²¹³/
Yinchuan /i¹³/
Lanzhou /i¹³/
Ürümqi /i²¹³/
Wuhan /i³⁵/
Chengdu /ȵi¹³/
Guiyang /ni²¹³/
/i²¹³/
Kunming /i²¹²/
Nanjing /i⁴⁴/
Hefei /zz̩⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /i⁴⁵/
Pingyao
Hohhot /i⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /ȵi¹³/
Suzhou /ȵi³¹/
Hangzhou /ȵi¹³/
Wenzhou /ȵi²²/
Hui Shexian /ni²²/
Tunxi /ȵi¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /ȵi⁵⁵/
/ȵi¹¹/
Xiangtan /ȵi⁵⁵/
Gan Nanchang /ȵi²¹/
Hakka Meixian /ŋi⁵³/
Taoyuan
Cantonese Guangzhou /ŋɐi²²/
Nanning /ŋɐi²²/
Hong Kong /ŋɐi²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /ge²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /ŋiɛ²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /ŋi⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /goi³¹/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ŋi³⁵/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (31)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋiᴇiH/ /ŋi̯ɛiH/ /ŋiɛiH/ /ŋiɛiH/ /ŋiajH/ /ŋĭɛiH/ /ŋjæiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ ngjiejH › /*ŋet-s (MC I!)/ cultivation, art, skill

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
15090 2 /*ŋeds/ 蓺六藝分化字

NounEdit

  1. art
  2. skill; talent
  3. craft
    • /   ―  shǒu  ―  craftmanship, workmanship
  4. (obsolete) limit, bound, norm

VerbEdit

  1. (obsolete) to plant, to grow

Usage notesEdit

  • Used only in compounds.

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ye) (hangeul , revised ye, McCune-Reischauer ye, Yale yey)

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VietnameseEdit

CharacterEdit

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

‎(nghệ, nghề)

  1. art
    (thiện)(nghệ)
    artist
  2. craft, trade
    (nghề)(nghiệp)
    trade
    (văn)(nghề)
    literature
  3. talent, ability
    ()(nghề)
    martial arts

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