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See also:
U+55C7, 嗇
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55C7

[U+55C6]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+55C8]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30, +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 土人田口 (GOWR), four-corner 40601, composition ⿱⿻)

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 202, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4053
  • Dae Jaweon: page 424, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 665, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+55C7

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
嗇-oracle.svg 嗇-bronze.svg 嗇-seal.svg 嗇-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*srɯb, *srɯɡ
*srɯɡ
*srɯɡ
*zaŋ, *srɯɡ
*srɯɡ
*srɯɡ
*zaŋ, *srɯɡ
*srɯɡ

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + .

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (21)
Final () (134)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʃɨk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʃɨk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃiek̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʂik̚/
Li
Rong
/ʃiək̚/
Wang
Li
/ʃĭək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʂi̯ək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
she
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ srik ›
Old
Chinese
/*s.rək/
English reap

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 10992
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*srɯɡ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. Original form of ().
  2. miserly; thrifty; stingy
  3. Alternative form of .

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. lowly
  2. the country
  3. the countryside
  4. be countrified

Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): しょく (shoku)
  • Kun: おしむ (oshimu), やぶさか (yabusaka)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(saek) (hangeul , revised saek, McCune–Reischauer saek)

  1. miserly, thrifty, stingy
  2. stopped up, constipated

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(sắc)

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References[edit]