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See also: 𧶠, , and
U+8CE3, 賣
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8CE3

[U+8CE2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8CE4]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 154 +8, 15 strokes, cangjie input 土田中金 (GWLC), four-corner 40806, composition)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1209, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36825
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1675, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3645, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8CE3

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
alt. forms 𧷓 historical
𧷵 historical
𧷨

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
     
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
mreːʔ
mreːʔ
mreːʔ
mreːʔ
mreːs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mreːs): semantic  (output) + phonetic  (OC *mreːʔ, goods). Also ideogrammic compound (會意).

indicates the exporting side of the selling/buying deal. It was reduced to .

EtymologyEdit

Exoactive of (OC *mreːʔ, “to buy”).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • bē/bōe/bǒe - vernacular;
  • māi - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (31)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mˠɛH/
Pan
Wuyun
/mᵚæH/
Shao
Rongfen
/mæiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/maɨjH/
Li
Rong
/mɛH/
Wang
Li
/maiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/maiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
mài
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
mài
Middle
Chinese
‹ meaH ›
Old
Chinese
/*mˤrajʔ-s/
English sell

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. 8731
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mreːs/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to sell
    /   ―  màiwán  ―  to sell out
  2. to betray
    /   ―  chūmài  ―  to betray
    友求榮 / 友求荣  ―  màiyǒuqiúróng  ―  to betray someone to obtain promotion
  3. to spare no effort, to do one's best
  4. to show off
    /   ―  màinòng  ―  to show off
    /   ―  màigōng  ―  to show off one's merit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mae) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer mae, Yale may)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mại, mải, mợi)

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