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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 170 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 弓中廿金廿 (NLTCT), four-corner 78217, composition)

  1. narrow, confined
  2. a strategic pass

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1358, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41791
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1862, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4152, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+9698

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 佳
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 烏懈切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɣɛH/ /ʔaiH/ /ʔɛH/ /ʔɯæH/ /ʔaɨjH/ /aiH/ /ʔæiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
ài ‹ 'eaH › /*qˤ<r>[i]k-s/ a narrow pass
è ‹ 'eak › /*qˤ<r>[i]k/ a narrow pass

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15067 0 /*qreːɡs/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. narrow

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ae, aek) (hangeul , , revised ae, aek, McCune-Reischauer ae, aek, Yale ay, ayk)

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