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U+5564, 啤
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5564

[U+5563]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5565]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
11 strokes

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口竹田十 (RHWJ) or 口竹竹十 (RHHJ), four-corner 66040, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 196, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3878
  • Dae Jaweon: page 418, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 642, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5564

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (mouth (phonetic)) + phonetic  (OC *pe). First attested around 1910 for the sense of “beer”.

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Borrowing from English beer.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. beer
  2. (Hong Kong Cantonese) to drink beer
    今晚邊度 [Cantonese, trad.]
    今晚边度 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Gam1 maan5-1 heoi3 bin1 dou6 be1 jat1 be1 aa3? [Jyutping]
    Where are we going to drink beer tonight?

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 𠵿

Borrowing from English pair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. pair
  2. Short for 啤牌 (“playing cards”).
    [Cantonese]  ―  waan2 pe1 [Jyutping]  ―  to play cards

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. to stare; to glare

Etymology 4[edit]

simp. and trad.

Borrowing from English press.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. to weld, solder, press a mould or seal an edge with a machine

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bi, )

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References[edit]