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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人尸大 (OSK), four-corner 27257, composition)

  1. him, her - third person pronoun (less common in Mandarin, used in Shanghainese, Min Nan)
  2. he, she, this, that (less common in Mandarin)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 95, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 432
  • Dae Jaweon: page 202, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 126, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+4F0A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ji1, Yale yi1)

  1. he, she, it, this

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(i) (hangeul , revised i, McCune-Reischauer yi)


Mandarin[edit]

Mandarin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia cmn

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (yi1), Wade-Giles i1)

  1. third person pronoun (uncommon)
  2. he, she, this, that (uncommon)
  3. abbreviation of 伊拉克 (Iraq) or 伊朗 (Iran)

Min Nan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, POJ i)

  1. third person pronoun
  2. he, she, it

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(y, ì, huy)

References[edit]