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U+5572, 啲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5572

[U+5571]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5573]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口竹日戈 (RHAI), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 196, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 642, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5572

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms D nonstandard
d nonstandard
o的 nonstandard

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Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. a few; a little bit; some
  2. the; those
    • 西瓜 [Cantonese]  ―  Di1 sai1 gwaa1 hou2 tim4. [Jyutping]  ―  The watermelon is sweet.
    • [Cantonese]  ―  Sai2 maai4 di1 saam1 laa1! [Jyutping]  ―  Finish washing the clothes!
  3. more; -er
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of (“some, a few”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Wu Wenzhou 厘兒

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Min Nan)

  1. Alternative form of (“-ing”).