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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Wikipedia

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 十一戈土 (JMIG), four-corner 30104, composition)

  1. room, chamber
  2. home, house
  3. (in addresses): apartment number, flat number
  4. (astronomy) Encampment, a Chinese constellation near Pegasus

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 285, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7136
  • Dae Jaweon: page 563, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 925, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5BA4

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 書 (26)
Final: 質
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 式質切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕiɪt̚/ /ɕi̯ĕt̚/ /ɕiĕt̚/ /ɕit̚/ /ɕit̚/ /ɕĭĕt̚/ /ɕjet̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shì ‹ syit › /*s.ti[t]/ chamber; house

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
17374 2 /*hliɡ/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. room

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 寝室 (しんしつ, shinshitsu, bedroom)
  • 教室 (きょうしつ, kyōshitsu, classroom)
  • 霊安室 (れいあんしつ, reianshitsu, morgue)

Noun[edit]

(hiragana しつ, romaji shitsu)

  1. room, cellar

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana しつ, romaji -shitsu)

  1. room

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(sil)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: sil, McCune-Reischauer: shil, Yale: sil)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: jip, McCune-Reischauer: chip, Yale: cip)
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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thất)

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