See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 175 +0, 8 strokes, cangjie input 中一尸卜 (LMSY), 中一卜卜卜 (LMYYY), four-corner 11111)

Etymology

From the fusion of the negated copula *pjə-wjij 不惟 (not-is), attested in oracle bone inscriptions, forming *pjəj 非.

  1. not, negative, non-
  2. oppose

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1382, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42585
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1894, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4086, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+975E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fei1, Yale fei1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ fui, Guangdong fui1; fi1, fwi1 [Meixian], fi1 [Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim fi1, fui1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

PrefixEdit

(hiragana , romaji hi-)

  1. in-, non-, un-

CompoundsEdit

  • 非情 (ひじょう, hijō): heartlessness

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bi) (hangeul , revised bi, McCune-Reischauer pi, Yale pi)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin fēi (fei1), Wade-Giles fei1)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*pjəj)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA hui (hui1))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phi)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:56