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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 19 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 卜大大尸 (YKKS), composition)

  1. efficacious, effectiveness
  2. to toil, to serve in the army

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 147, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2334
  • Dae Jaweon: page 331, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 370, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+52B9

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 胡敎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɣauH/ /ɣauH/ /ɣauH/ /ɦɯauH/ /ɦaɨwH/ /ɣauH/ /ɣauH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6331 2 /*ɡreːws/ 俗同效見九章

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana こう, romaji )

  1. efficacy, benefit, effect

(hiragana かい, romaji kai)

  1. Alternative form of 甲斐

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hyo) (hangeul , revised hyo, McCune-Reischauer hyo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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