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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女火女戈火 (VFVIF), four-corner 22993, composition)

  1. silk
  2. fine thread
  3. wire
  4. strings
  5. the number 10-4

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 924, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27448
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1359, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3401, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7D72

See also[edit]

  • Chinese Numeral

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping si1, Yale si1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(sa) (hangeul , revised sa, McCune-Reischauer sa, Yale sa)

  1. (명주): silk
  2. (): thread

See also[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin (si1), Wade-Giles ssu1)

Noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. silk
  2. a thread-like thing
  3. a tiny bit, trace

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*siə)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ti), , tưa, ty