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U+518D, 再
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-518D

[U+518C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+518E]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
再-bw.png

Han character[edit]

(radical 13 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 一土月 (MGB), four-corner 10447, composition)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 129, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1524
  • Dae Jaweon: page 290, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 18, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+518D

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
再-oracle.svg 再-bronze.svg 再-bigseal.svg 再-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ʔsɯːs
*ʔsɯːʔ

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /t͡sai⁵¹/
Harbin /t͡sai⁵³/
/t͡sai²⁴/ ~見
Tianjin /tai⁵³/
/t͡sai⁵³/
Jinan /t͡sɛ²¹³/
Qingdao /t͡sɛ²¹³/
Zhengzhou /t͡sai³¹²/
Xi'an /t͡sai⁴⁴/
Xining /t͡sɛ²¹³/
Yinchuan /t͡sɛ¹³/
Lanzhou /t͡sɛ¹³/
Ürümqi /t͡sai²¹³/
Wuhan /t͡sai³⁵/
Chengdu /t͡sai¹³/
Guiyang /t͡sai²¹³/
Kunming /t͡sæ²¹²/
Nanjing /t͡sae⁴⁴/
Hefei /t͡se̞⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡sai⁴⁵/
Pingyao /t͡sæ³⁵/
Hohhot /t͡sɛ⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /t͡se³⁵/
Suzhou /t͡se̞⁵¹/
Hangzhou /t͡se̞⁴⁴⁵/
Wenzhou /t͡se⁴²/
Hui Shexian /t͡sɛ³²⁴/
Tunxi /t͡sə²⁴/
Xiang Changsha /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Xiangtan /t͡sai⁵⁵/
Gan Nanchang /t͡sai⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /t͡sai⁵³/
Taoyuan /t͡sɑi⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sɔi²³/
Nanning /t͡sɔi³³/
Hong Kong /t͡sɔi¹³/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sai²¹/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡sɑi²¹²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡suɛ³³/
Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡sai²¹³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /t͡sai³⁵/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (13)
Final () (41)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʌiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡səiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sɒiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡səjH/
Li
Rong
/t͡sᴀiH/
Wang
Li
/t͡sɒiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sɑ̆iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zài
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zài
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsojH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ts]ˤə(ʔ)-s/
English twice; a second time

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 16511
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsɯːs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. again; re-
      ―  zàiwán  ―  play again
      ―  zàiféng  ―  meet again
  2. to continue to

See also[edit]

  • (again): (yòu)

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. again
  2. twice
  3. second time

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Prefix[edit]

‎(hiragana さい, romaji sai-)

  1. re-, again, repeated

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jae) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer chae)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tái, táy, tải)

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