U+968E, 階
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-968E

[U+968D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+968F]
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 弓中心心日 (NLPPA), four-corner 71261, composition)

  1. stairs, steps
  2. rank, degree

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1357, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41755
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1861, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4143, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+968E

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
   
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kriːl
*kriːl
*kriːl
*kriːl
*kriːl, *kriːd
*kriːl
*kriːl, *kʰriːlʔ
*kriːl
*kriːl, *ɡriːl
*kriːl, *ɡriːl
*kriːl, *kʰriːlʔ
*kʰriːl
*ɡriːl
*ɡriːl
*ɡriːl

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (33)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠɛi/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚæi/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɐi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kəɨj/
Li
Rong
/kɛi/
Wang
Li
/kɐi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kăi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiē
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiē
Middle
Chinese
‹ kɛj ›
Old
Chinese
/*kˤrij/
English steps, stairs

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. 6417
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kriːl/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CounterEdit

‎(hiragana かい, romaji -kai)

  1. floors (of a building)
     (わたし)の)オフィスは () (かい)にあります。
    (Watashi no) ofisu wa go-kai ni arimasu.
    (My) office is on the fifth floor.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gye) (hangeul , revised gye, McCune-Reischauer kye, Yale kyey)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giai)

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