風水

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ChineseEdit

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wind; news; style; custom; manner
water; river
trad. (風水)
simp. (风水)
Literally: wind and water

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (風水, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (1)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɨuŋ/ /pi̯uŋ/ /piuŋ/ /piuŋ/ /puwŋ/ /pĭuŋ/ /piuŋ/
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (26)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕiuɪX/ /ɕwiX/ /ɕuiX/ /ɕʷiX/ /ɕwiX/ /ɕwiX/ /ɕjuɪX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (風水, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
fēng ‹ pjuwng › /*prəm/ wind (n.)
shuǐ ‹ sywijX › /*s.turʔ (E dialect: *-r > *-j)/ water; river

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
2921 3 /*plum/
11948 2 /*qʰʷljilʔ/

NounEdit

風水

  1. fengshui, feng shui

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (風水):

Others:


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ふう
Grade: 2
すい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

風水 ‎(hiragana ふうすい, romaji fūsui)

  1. fengshui, feng shui

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

風水 ‎(pungsu) ‎(hangeul 풍수)

  1. Hanja form? of 풍수, “feng shui”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

風水

  1. Hán tự form of phong thủy, "feng shui"
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