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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(speech) + phonetic  – poetry is a form of language, speech.

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +6, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜口土木戈 (YRGDI), four-corner 04641, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1157, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35427
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1622, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3961, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+8A69

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (26)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
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Pan
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Wang
Li
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/ɕɨ/ /ɕi/ /ɕiə/ /ɕɨ/ /ɕɨ/ /ɕĭə/ /ɕie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12052 0 /*hljɯ/

NounEdit

(classifier (shǒu))

  1. poem, verse, ode; poetry

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. poetry, poem
  2. (archaic) Chinese-style poetry
  3. modern Japanese poetry

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana , romaji shi)

  1. poem

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(si) (hangeul , revised si, McCune-Reischauer si, Yale si)

NounEdit

‎(si) ‎(hangeul )

  1. Hanja form? of , “poem, poetry”.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

NounEdit

  1. Hán tự form of thi, thơ, "poetry, poem"
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