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Translingual[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

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

Han character[edit]

(radical 159 +8, 15 strokes, cangjie input 中卜十田十 (LYJWJ), four-corner 11506)

  1. generation, lifetime
  2. class

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1245, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38398
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1722, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3538, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+8F29

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Yale bui3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bae) (hangeul , revised bae, McCune-Reischauer pae, Yale pay)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin bèi (bei4), Wade-Giles pei4)


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*bə̀i)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bối)