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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 162 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜口尸水 (YRSE), four-corner 37304, composition)

  1. afar, distant
  2. old, advanced in

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1261, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39005
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1754, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3867, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+9050

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (33)
Final:
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɣa/ /ɣa/ /ɣa/ /ɦɯa/ /ɦaɨ/ /ɣa/ /ɣa/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiá ‹  › /*[ɡ]ˤra/ distant

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
5966 0 /*ɡraː/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. far
  2. durable

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

  1. there

Etymology 3Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

  1. so; that
CompoundsEdit

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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