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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 13 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 一土月 (MGB), four-corner 10447, composition)

  1. again, twice, re-

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 129, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1524
  • Dae Jaweon: page 290, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 18, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+518D

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (再), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 精 (13)
Final: 咍
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 作代切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʌiH/ /t͡sɑ̆iH/ /t͡sᴀiH/ /t͡səiH/ /t͡səjH/ /t͡sɒiH/ /t͡sɒiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zài ‹ tsojH › /*[ts]ˤəә(ʔ)-s/ twice; a second time

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
16511 0 /*ʔsɯːs/

Adverb[edit]

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) again

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. again
  2. twice
  3. second time

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Prefix[edit]

(hiragana さい, romaji sai-)

  1. re-, again, repeated

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jae) (hangeul , revised jae, McCune-Reischauer chae)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tái, táy, tải)

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