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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 弓中卜廿口 (NLYTR), four-corner 70261, composition)

  1. accompany, be with, keep company

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1352, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41680
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1855, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4141, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+966A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (3)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/buʌi/ /bʱuɑ̆i/ /buᴀi/ /buoi/ /bwəj/ /buɒi/ /buɒi/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9866 0 /*bɯː/

VerbEdit

  1. to keep someone company; to accompany; to go with
    醫院探望媽媽一直 [MSC, trad.]
    医院探望妈妈一直 [MSC, simp.]
    Zài wǒ qù yīyuàn tànwàng māmā shí, tā yīzhí péi zhe wǒ. [Pinyin]
    He kept me company while I visited mum in hospital.
  2. to help; to assist

SynonymsEdit

  • (to keep someone company): (more formal) 陪伴 (péibàn), (more formal) 陪同 (péitóng)
  • (to help): 協助协助 (xiézhù)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bae) (hangeul , revised bae, McCune-Reischauer pae, Yale pay)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bồi)

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