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Translingual[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from (). Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic .

Han character[edit]

(radical 115 +7, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹木金口山 (HDCRU), X竹木金口 (XHDCR))

  1. taxes

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 854, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25070
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2609, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+7A0E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping seoi3, Yale seui3)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. tax
Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ぜい, romaji zei)

  1. tax

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From chikara (strength). That which is produced from strength, ie labor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ちから, romaji chikara)

  1. the collection of grain from the commoners masses to the state; a tax, taxes

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(se, tal) (hangeul , , revised se, tal, McCune-Reischauer se, t'al, Yale sey, thal)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin shuì (shui4), tuàn (tuan4), tuì (tui4), tuō (tuo1), Wade-Giles shui4, t'uan4, t'ui4, t'o1)

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