See also:
U+9435, 鐵
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9435

[U+9434]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9436]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 167, +13, 21 strokes, cangjie input 金十戈土 (CJIG), four-corner 83150, composition𢧜)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1323, character 37
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40945
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1823, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 4261, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9435

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms
Chemical element
Fe
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Next: (Co)
 
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Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *l̥ʰiːɡ): semantic (metal) + phonetic 𢧜 (OC *l'iːɡ).

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *hljak (iron). Cognate with Tibetan ལྕགས (lcags). According to the Shuowen, alternative forms included (OC *l'iːl, *l̥ʰiːd). Compare (OC *l̥ʰiːɡ, *l'iːɡ, “black horse”).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • thih - colloquial;
  • thiat - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (6)
    Final () (87)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /tʰet̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /tʰet̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /tʰɛt̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /tʰɛt̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /tʰet̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /tʰiet̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /tʰiet̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    tie
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    tit3
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    tiě
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ thet ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*l̥ˁik/
    English iron

    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. 1447
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*l̥ʰiːɡ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. iron (Fe)
      /   ―  tiěxiù  ―  rust of iron
    2. (only in compounds) Short for 鐵路铁路 (tiělù, “railway”).
      /   ―  tiě  ―  subway
      / [Cantonese]  ―  gong2 tit3 [Jyutping]  ―  MTR
    3. arms; weapon
    4. strong; solid; firm
      /   ―  tiěquán  ―  iron fist
    5. ironclad; hard
    6. intimate
    7. ruthless
    8. A surname​.

    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    Sino-Xenic ():
    • Japanese: (てつ) (tetsu)
    • Korean: (, cheol)

    ReferencesEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. Kyūjitai form of (iron)

    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun (soe cheol))

    1. Hanja form? of (iron).

    CompoundsEdit


    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: thiết, sắt

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