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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +3, 9 strokes, cangjie input 一山中一戈 (MULMI), four-corner 15213)

  1. lizard
  2. venomous snake

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1077, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32833
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1545, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2834, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+867A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɣuɛi/ /xwăi/ /xuɛi/ /hʷɯæi/ /hwəɨj/ /xwɐi/ /xuɐi/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/huʌi/ /xuɑ̆i/ /xuᴀi/ /huoi/ /hwəj/ /xuɒi/ /xuɒi/
Character (), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: (32)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hʉiX/ /xwe̯iX/ /xiuəiX/ /hʷɨiX/ /hujX/ /xĭwəiX/ /xiuəiX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
huī ‹ xwoj › /*[r̥ ]ˤu[j] (W dialect: *r̥ - > MC x-)/ exhausted, weary
huǐ ‹ xjwɨjX › /*[r̥ ]u[j]ʔ (W dialect: *r̥ - > MC x-)/ snake-brood
huǐ ‹ xjwɨjX › /*r̥ u[j]ʔ (W dialect: *r̥ - > MC x-)/ sound of thunder

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
13189 2 /*hŋuːl/
13192 2 /*hŋruːl/
13193 2 /*hŋlulʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. large poisonous snake

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hwe) (hangeul , revised hwe, McCune-Reischauer hwe, Yale hwey)

  1. viper
  2. big snake

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hủy, huỷ)

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