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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 木十水 (DJE), four-corner 44947, composition)

  1. branches, limbs
  2. branch off

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 516, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14557
  • Dae Jaweon: page 904, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1165, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+679D

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 章移切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇ/ /t͡ɕie̯/ /t͡ɕie/ /t͡ɕiɛ/ /ciə̆/ /t͡ɕǐe/ /t͡ɕjɛ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhī ‹ tsye › /*ke/ branch (of tree)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
17201 0 /*kje/

Noun[edit]

  1. branch; twig
    • 低垂水面 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]
      Liǔ zhī dīchuí zài shuǐmiàn shàng. [Pinyin]
      The branches of the willows drooped over the water.

Classifier[edit]

  1. classifier for long and round objects (stick, pen, rod, flower with stem, etc)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. branch, limbs

Readings[edit]

References[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana えだ, romaji eda)

  1. branch, limbs
  2. (graph theory) edge

Coordinate terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ji) (hangeul , revised ji, McCune-Reischauer chi, Yale ci)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chi, che)

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