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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (heart)

Han character[edit]

(radical 61 +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 手十尸一心 (QJSMP), four-corner 55337, composition)

  1. bright, intelligent
  2. intelligence

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 399, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 739, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2340, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6167

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 齊
Division: IV

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 胡桂切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦweiH/ /ɣiweiH/ /ɣueiH/ /ɦʷeiH/ /ɦwɛjH/ /ɣiweiH/ /ɣuɛiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
huì ‹ hwejH › /*ɢʷˁet-s {*[ɢ]ʷˁe[t]-s}/ intelligent
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5474 2 /*ɡʷeːds/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana けい, romaji Kei)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana さとし, romaji Satoshi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hye) (hangeul , revised hye, McCune-Reischauer hye, Yale hyey)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuệ, huệ)

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