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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人廿日 (OTA), four-corner 24261, composition)

  1. borrow
  2. lend
  3. make pretext of

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 108, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 781
  • Dae Jaweon: page 230, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 171, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+501F

Chinese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

  1. to lend
    [MSC, trad.]
    [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ méi yǒu shū, nǐ néng jiè wǒ yī běn ma? [Pinyin]
    I haven' t got any book ; can you lend me one ?
    可以 [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad.]
    可以 [Guangzhou Cantonese, simp.]
    Ho2 m4 ho2–ji5 ze3 bun2 syu1 bei2 ngo5 aa3? [Jyutping]
    Can you lend me a book?
  2. to borrow
    可以 [MSC, trad.]
    可以 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ kěyǐ jiè nǐ de shū ma? [Pinyin]
    Can I borrow your book?
  3. to make use of; by means of; to take advantage of (an opportunity);
    慈善事業欺騙他們 [MSC, trad.]
    慈善事业欺骗他们 [MSC, simp.]
    jiè císhàn shìyè wèi míng qīpiàn le tāmen. [Pinyin]
    He deceived them under the veil of charity.
    他們雷達標示飛機動向 [MSC, trad.]
    他们雷达标示飞机动向 [MSC, simp.]
    Tāmen jiè léidá biāoshì fēijī de dòngxiàng. [Pinyin]
    They plotted aircraft movements by radar.
    閃爍燭光讀書 [MSC, trad.]
    闪烁燭光读书 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā jiè zhe shǎnshuò de zhúguāng dúshū. [Pinyin]
    She was reading by the flickering light of the candle.
    機會你們幫助表示感謝 [MSC, trad.]
    机会你们帮助表示感谢 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ xiǎng jiè zhè ge jīhuì, duì nǐmen de bāngzhù biǎoshì gǎnxiè. [Pinyin]
    I would like to take advantage of this opportunity to express my thanks for your help.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (dài, "to lend on interest, to borrow")

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(cha, jeok) (hangeul , , revised cha, jeok, McCune-Reischauer ch'a, chŏk)

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Middle Chinese[edit]

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