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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 弓人 (NO), four-corner 67082, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 179, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3373
  • Dae Jaweon: page 397, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 593, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5439

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (吹), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 昌 (24)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 昌垂切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰiuᴇ/ /t͡ɕʰwie̯/ /t͡ɕʰiue/ /t͡ɕʰʷiɛ/ /cʰwiə̆/ /t͡ɕʰǐwe/ /t͡ɕʰjuɛ/
Character (吹), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 昌 (24)
Final: 支
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 尺僞切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰiuᴇH/ /t͡ɕʰwie̯H/ /t͡ɕʰiueH/ /t͡ɕʰʷiɛH/ /cʰwiə̆H/ /t͡ɕʰǐweH/ /t͡ɕʰjuɛH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
chuī ‹ tsyhwe › /*tʰo[r]/ blow (v.)
chuì ‹ tsyhweH › /*tʰo[r]-s/ musical concert

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1653 3 /*kʰjol/
1655 3 /*kʰjols/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to blow
  2. to puff
  3. to brag, boast

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chwi) (hangeul , revised chwi, McCune-Reischauer ch'wi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(xuy, xi, xơi, xoe, xôi, xuê, xuý, xùi, , xỉ, xua, xuề, xuế, xuể, xui, xủi, xuôi)

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