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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 210 +3, 17 strokes, cangjie input 卜X火 (YXF), four-corner 00223, composition)

  1. vegetarian diet
  2. study (room)
  3. to fast, abstain

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1531, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48565
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2069, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4785, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+9F4B

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /ʈ͡ʂai⁵⁵/
Harbin /t͡sai⁴⁴/
/ʈ͡ʂai⁴⁴/
Tianjin /t͡sai²¹/
Jinan /ʈ͡ʂɛ²¹³/
Qingdao /ʈ͡ʂɛ²¹³/
Zhengzhou /ʈ͡ʂai²⁴/
Xi'an /t͡sai²¹/
Xining /t͡sɛ⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /ʈ͡ʂɛ⁴⁴/
Lanzhou /ʈ͡ʂɛ³¹/
Ürümqi /t͡sai⁴⁴/
Wuhan /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Chengdu /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Guiyang /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Kunming /ʈ͡ʂæ⁴⁴/
Nanjing /ʈ͡ʂae³¹/
Hefei /ʈ͡ʂe̞²¹/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡sai¹¹/
Pingyao /t͡sæ¹³/
Hohhot /t͡sɛ³¹/
Wu Shanghai /t͡se⁵³/
Suzhou /t͡sɑ⁵⁵/
Hangzhou /t͡se̞³³/
Wenzhou /t͡sa³³/
Hui Shexian /t͡sa³¹/
Tunxi /t͡sa¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /t͡sai³³/
Xiangtan /t͡sai³³/
Gan Nanchang /t͡sai⁴²/
Hakka Meixian /t͡sai⁴⁴/
Taoyuan /t͡sɑi²⁴/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sai⁵³/
Nanning /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Hong Kong /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡sɛ⁴⁴/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡sai⁵⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡se³³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /t͡sai²³/
/t͡sɛ²³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (18)
Final () (33)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ʃˠɛi/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈ͡ʂᵚæi/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ʃɐi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈ͡ʂəɨj/
Li
Rong
/t͡ʃɛi/
Wang
Li
/t͡ʃɐi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʈ͡ʂăi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhāi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10031
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsriːl/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. a vegetarian diet; or, the diet of monks
    /   ―  chīzhāi  ―  to abstain from eating meat
    /   ―  zhāiyuè  ―  Ramadan

SynonymsEdit

  • (a vegetarian diet): 素食 (sùshí)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jae)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: jae, McCune-Reischauer: chae, Yale: cay)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(trai, trơi, chay, chây)

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