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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative forms[edit]

Note minor compositional differences.

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (eye) + phonetic  – sleep, shut-eye.

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 月山竹十一 (BUHJM), four-corner 62014, composition)

  1. sleep, doze

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 810, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23448
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1225, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2497, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7761

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping seoi6, Yale seui6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune-Reischauer su, Yale swu)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin shuì (shui4), Wade-Giles shui4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thụy, thuỵ)