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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): semantic  + semantic 

Wikipedia

Han character[edit]

(radical 26 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 弓一尸山 (NMSU), four-corner 27212, composition)

  1. dangerous
  2. precarious, high
  3. roof
  4. (astronomy) the Roof, a Chinese constellation near Aquarius and Pegasus
  5. A surname​.

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 159, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2849
  • Dae Jaweon: page 364, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 312, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5371

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 魚爲切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋiuᴇ/ /ŋwie̯/ /ŋiue/ /ŋʷiɛ/ /ŋwiə̆/ /ŋǐwe/ /ŋjuɛ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
wēi ‹ ngjwe › /*ŋoj {*[ŋ](r)[o]j}/ in danger
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12781 3 /*ŋrol/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wi)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: wi, McCune-Reischauer: wi)
  • Name (hangeul): 위태할 (revised: witaehal, McCune-Reischauer: wit'aehal)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nguy, ngoay, ngoe, nguầy, nguỳ)

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