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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass, plant) + phonetic .

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿月木 (TBD), four-corner 44904)

  1. vegetable, vegetables
  2. dish, order
  3. food
  4. cuisine

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1038, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31184
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1496, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3236, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+83DC

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping coi3, Yale choi)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chae) (hangeul , revised chae, McCune-Reischauer ch'ae, Yale chay)

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Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin cài (cai4), Wade-Giles ts'ai4)

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Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tsèi)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thái)

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