Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-96BB
Code point U+96BB
Entity number 隻
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+96BA] [U+96BC]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(bird) +  ‎(hand)

To hold one bird is 隻; to hold two birds is .

Han characterEdit

(radical 172 +2, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人土水 (OGE) or X人土水 (XOGE), four-corner 20407, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1364, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41941
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1867, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4090, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+96BB

See alsoEdit


ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location 隻 (一)
Mandarin Beijing /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵⁵/
Harbin /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
Tianjin /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹/
Jinan /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹³/
Qingdao /tʃz̩²¹³/
Zhengzhou /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²⁴/
Xi'an /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹/
Xining /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
Lanzhou /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩³¹/
Ürümqi /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
Wuhan /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
Chengdu /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
Guiyang /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
Kunming /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
Nanjing /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩³¹/
Hefei /ʈ͡ʂəʔ⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡səʔ²/
Pingyao /ʈ͡ʂʌʔ¹³/
Hohhot /t͡səʔ⁴³/
Wu Shanghai /t͡saʔ⁵/
Suzhou /t͡sɑʔ⁵/
Hangzhou /t͡səʔ⁵/
Wenzhou /t͡sei²¹³/
Hui Shexian /t͡ɕiʔ²¹/
Tunxi /t͡ɕi⁵/
Xiang Changsha /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²⁴/
/ʈ͡ʂa²⁴/
Xiangtan /ʈ͡ʂo²⁴/
Gan Nanchang /t͡sɑʔ⁵/
Hakka Meixian /t͡sak̚¹/
Taoyuan /tʃɑk̚²²/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sɛk̚³/
Nanning /t͡sɛk̚³³/
/t͡sek̚³³/
Hong Kong /t͡sɛk̚³/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sik̚³²/
/t͡siaʔ³²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡siɛʔ²³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡si²¹/
/t͡sia²⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡siaʔ²/
Haikou (Min Nan) /t͡siak̚⁵/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (23)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇk̚/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛk̚/ /t͡ɕiɛk̚/ /t͡ɕiɛk̚/ /ciajk̚/ /t͡ɕĭɛk̚/ /t͡ɕiæk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhī ‹ tsyek › /*tek/ single

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
17243 0 /*tjaːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. measure word for one of a pair ( (duì))
    /   ―  zhǐ xié, yī duì xié  ―  one shoe, one pair of shoes
  2. measure word for certain animals, boats or containers
    /   ―  zhǐ māo  ―  a cat

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CounterEdit

‎(hiragana せき, romaji -seki)

  1. boats or ships
    一隻 (いっせき)
    isseki
    one ship
  2. one of two, one of a pair
  3. birds, fish, or arrows

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(cheok) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏk, Yale chek)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chích, chiếc, chếch, chệch, xếch, xệch, chỉ)

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