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Translingual[edit]

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Han character[edit]

(radical 194 +8, 18 strokes, cangjie input 竹女竹山戈 (HVHUI), four-corner 26413, composition)

  1. (historical, strictly) The ancient state of Wei during the Zhou dynasty prior to its elevation as the kingdom of Liang
  2. (historical, loosely) The kingdom of Liang
  3. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1462, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45872
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1996, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4434, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+9B4F

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ngai6, Yale ngai6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji Gi)

  1. the Wei kingdom

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wi) (hangeul , revised wi, McCune-Reischauer wi, Yale wi)

Usage notes[edit]

  • May also be romanized as Wie when used as surname.

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin wèi (wei4), Wèi (Wei4), Wade-Giles wei4, Wei4)

Synonyms[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*ngiuə̀i)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA guī (gui7))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngụy, nguỵ)