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See also: 𡰣 and
Bpmf-sh.svg
U+3115, ㄕ
BOPOMOFO LETTER SH

[U+3114]
Bopomofo
[U+3116]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
3 strokes

Letter[edit]

  • type: initial consonant
  • general transliteration: sh
  • keyboard key: G

Descendants[edit]

  • Bpmf-ssh.svg, Bpmf-sy.svg, Bpmf-iz.svg

Chinese[edit]

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Glyph origin[edit]

Derived from (Mandarin: shī). See also 𡰣, a variant form of .

Etymology[edit]

Initial consonant derived from (Mandarin: shī) + rhyme.

Pronunciation[edit]


Letter[edit]

  1. 17th letter of the Zhuyin alphabet
  2. 25th letter of the extended Zhuyin alphabet

Phoneme[edit]

  1. (when followed by a rhyme) Sound IPA(key): /ʂ/
    (Pinyin: sh), which is present in Standard Chinese, but not in other dialects.
  2. (when standing alone) Sound IPA(key): /ʂʐ̩/ (Pinyin: shi).
    alt. forms: ㄕㄭ obsolete, analytic
  3. (Hakka) Sound IPA(key): /ʃ/ (Pinyin: sh)

References[edit]


Northern Qiandong Miao[edit]

Letter[edit]

  1. 20th letter of the Hmu Zhuyin alphabet.

Phoneme[edit]

  1. sound IPA(key): /ʂ/ (Hutton): hs

References[edit]

  • Joakim Enwall, A Myth Become Reality Vol.1 (Stockholm, 1994) page 198