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U+5504, 唄
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5504

[U+5503]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5505]
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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 口月山金 (RBUC) or X口月山金 (XRBUC), four-corner 66080, composition)

  1. final particle showing lack of enthusiasm

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 191, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3694
  • Dae Jaweon: page 411, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 628, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5504

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Etymology 1[edit]

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Particularly: “related to 吧?”

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (colloquial) Particle indicating obviousness or grudging agreement.
    為啥穿校服
    上課
    [MSC, trad.]
    为啥穿校服
    上课
    [MSC, simp.]
    Jiǎ: Wèishá nǐ chuān xiàofú?
    Yǐ: Qù shàngkè bei.
    [Pinyin]
    A: Why are you wearing school uniform?
    B: Err, I'm off to school... (duh!)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (29)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bˠaiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/bᵚaiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/baiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/baɨjsH/
Li
Rong
/baiH/
Wang
Li
/bæiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱaiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bài
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 423
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*braːds/
Notes pāthaka

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Buddhism) to chant

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. song
  2. songs played with a shamisen

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • New Nelson: 802
  • Halpern: 400
  • Halpern Learners: 297
  • Heisig: 2178
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3d7.1
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pae) (hangeul , revised pae, McCune-Reischauer p'ae)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bái)

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