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U+87AD, 螭
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-87AD

[U+87AC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+87AE]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142, +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 中戈卜山月 (LIYUB), four-corner 50127, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1094, character 51
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33494
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1559, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2880, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+87AD

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*reːl, *rel
*reːl, *rel
*reːls, *rel, *rels
*rel
*rel, *r̥ʰel
*rel
*rel
*rel
*rel
*rel, *r̥ʰel
*rel
*rel
*rel
*rel
*r̥ʰel
*r̥ʰel
*r̥ʰel

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *r̥ʰel): semantic  (creature) + phonetic  (OC *rel, *r̥ʰel).

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *n-d-raj (demon; evil spirit; ghost).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (10)
Final () (13)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʈʰˠiᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈʰᵚiɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȶʰiɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈʰjiə̆/
Li
Rong
/ȶʰje/
Wang
Li
/ȶʰǐe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȶʰie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chī
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
chī
Middle
Chinese
‹ trhje ›
Old
Chinese
/*r̥aj/ (E dialect: *r̥- > trh-)
English demon

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. 7796
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*r̥ʰel/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Chinese mythology) dragon-like creature without horns
  2. Alternative form of (chī, “mountain demon”).

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): (chi)
  • Kun: みずち (mizuchi)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ri>i, chi) (hangeul >, , revised ri>i, chi, McCune–Reischauer ri>i, ch'i, Yale li>i, chi)

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