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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

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

The character was originally a verb meaning "to meet", whose modern pronunciation is yàn. It was later borrowed for the proximal demonstrative "this/here", by a confusion in handwriting with . 遮箇 and 遮個 are found in old texts.

Han character[edit]

(radical 162 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜卜一口 (YYMR), four-corner 30306, composition)

  1. this, the, here

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1258, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38889
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1743, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3844, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9019

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping ze2, ze3, ze5, Yale je2, je3, je5)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ ché (che2), Guangdong tshe3, tshe5 [Meixian], tse3, lia3, li3, ja3 [Siyan], lia3, che3, li3, za3 [Hailu], tse3 [Bao'an], che3 [Kwangtung], Hagfa Pinyim e3, ngia3, nia3, ya3)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeo, eon) (hangeul [[, ]], revised jeo, eon, McCune-Reischauer chŏ, ŏn, Yale ce, en)


Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhè
Zhuyin ㄓㄜˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂɤ⁵¹/
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Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhèi
Zhuyin ㄓㄟˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂeɪ̯⁵¹/

Hanzi[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin zhè or zhèi, simplified )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) this

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giá, gió)