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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 170 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 弓中竹山戈 (NLHUI), four-corner 76213, composition)

  1. high
  2. lofty
  3. used as a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1358, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41788
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1862, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4147, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+9697

Chinese[edit]

(surname); eminent; lofty
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (隗), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 灰
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 五罪切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋuʌiX/ /ŋuɑ̆iX/ /ŋuᴀiX/ /ŋuoiX/ /ŋwəjX/ /ŋuɒiX/ /ŋuɒiX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
4668 2 /*ŋɡuːlʔ/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(a) (hangeul )

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