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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (leather) + phonetic  – leather shoes.

Han character[edit]

(radical 177 +6, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿十土土 (TJGG), four-corner 44514, composition)

  1. shoes, footwear in general

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1387, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42813
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1902, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4333, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+978B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale haai4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hye) (hangeul , revised hye, McCune-Reischauer hye, Yale hyey)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xié/-xié (xie2), Wade-Giles hsieh2)

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hæi, hɛi, ɣạ̈)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hài, giày)