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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 26 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 弓一尸山 (NMSU), four-corner 27212, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 159, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2849
  • Dae Jaweon: page 364, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 312, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5371

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意): semantic  + semantic 

Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /uei⁵⁵/
Harbin /uei²¹³/
Tianjin /vei²¹/
Jinan /vei⁵⁵/
Qingdao /ve⁴²/
Zhengzhou /uei⁵³/
Xi'an /uei²¹/
Xining /uɨ²⁴/
Yinchuan /vei⁴⁴/
Lanzhou /vei³¹/
Ürümqi /vei⁵¹/
Wuhan /uei²¹³/
Chengdu /uei³¹/
Guiyang /uei²¹/
Kunming /uei³¹/
Nanjing /uəi²⁴/
Hefei /ue⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /vei¹¹/
Pingyao /uei¹³/
Hohhot /vei³¹/
Wu Shanghai /ɦue²³/
Suzhou /ɦue̞¹³/
Hangzhou /ɦui²¹³/
Wenzhou /ȵy³¹/
Hui Shexian /ue⁴⁴/
Tunxi /ue⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /uei¹³/
Xiangtan /uəi¹²/
Gan Nanchang /ui⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /ŋui¹¹/
Taoyuan /vui¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /ŋɐi²¹/
Nanning /ŋɐi²¹/
Hong Kong /ŋɐi²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /gui³⁵/
/hui³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /ŋuoi⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /ŋy³³/
Shantou (Min Nan) /ŋũi⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ŋui³¹/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (31)
Final () (14)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋˠiuᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋʷᵚiɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋiuɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋjwiə̆/
Li
Rong
/ŋjue/
Wang
Li
/ŋǐwe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋwie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wuí
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wēi
Middle
Chinese
‹ ngjwe ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ŋ](r)[o]j/
English in danger

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. 12781
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋrol/

Definitions[edit]

  1. dangerous
  2. precarious, high
  3. roof
  4. (astronomy) the Roof, a Chinese constellation near Aquarius and Pegasus
  5. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. danger

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(wi)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: wi, McCune-Reischauer: wi)
  • Name (hangeul): 위태할 (revised: witaehal, McCune-Reischauer: wit'aehal)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nguy, ngoay, ngoe, nguầy, nguỳ)

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