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U+5454, 呔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5454

[U+5453]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5455]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 口大戈 (RKI) or X口大戈 (XRKI), four-corner 64030, composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (mouth; speech) + phonetic  (OC *tʰaːds).

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 𠯪

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. An exclamation to get attention.

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (dialectal) having a foreign accent

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 𧘹

Borrowing from English tie.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) tie; necktie (Classifier: )

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Borrowing from English tyre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) tyre (Classifier: )
Synonyms[edit]
  • (Mandarin) (tāi)

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Min Nan) how; why
    按呢 / 按呢 [Taiwanese]  ―  Thái ē án-ne? [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]  ―  How could it be?