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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 口竹手十 (RHQJ), composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) an oboe-like double reed wind instrument made of bamboo, used by the Li people of Hainan, China (similar to a suona)
  2. (literary) a wind instrument of the Wa people of Yunnan, China
  3. (particle) same as (bei) - a final particle showing lack of enthusiasm

Usage notes[edit]

  • Because this character is so obscure, it cannot be displayed by most standard fonts. Online websites generally use (intended to be read as a single character) or (bài) instead.
  • The 㗑 discussed in definition 1 may also be called 利拉羅利拉罗 (lìlāluó) or 竹嗩吶竹唢呐.

References[edit]

  • “拜”, in Baidu On-line Encyclopedia[1] (in Mandarin), accessed 2007-12-06
  • “picture of a bai”, in www.hnphoto.com.cn[2] (in Mandarin), accessed 2007-12-06
  • “Unihan data for U+35D1”, in Unihan Database[3] (in English), accessed 2007-12-06

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bới, bời, bái, bối)

Synonyms[edit]

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Readings[edit]

References[edit]

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999