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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 木廿一金 (DTMC), four-corner 44981, composition)

  1. Go - an ancient game of Chinese origin, played with "stones" (round pieces) on a wooden board; the character alludes to these wooden and stone components. The left side of the character depicts a tree; the right side depicts a stone temple.
  2. chess
  3. any similar strategic board game, especially abstract strategy game.

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 532, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14922
  • Dae Jaweon: page 920, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1224, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+68CB

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 群 (30)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 渠之切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡɨ/ /gi/ /ɡiə/ /ɡɨ/ /gɨ/ /ɡĭə/ /ɡie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ gi › /*[ɡ](r)ə/ chess, board game

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
9946 0 /*ɡɯ/ 木根,又棊注通作棋

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. token

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gi) (hangeul , revised gi, McCune-Reischauer ki, Yale ki)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(kỳ, cời, cờ, cơi, , )

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