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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 32 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 土戈人大 (GIOK), four-corner 43134, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 229, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5107
  • Dae Jaweon: page 465, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 447, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+57C3

See also[edit]

  • Chinese Numeral

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (41)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔʌi/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔəi/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɒi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəj/
Li
Rong
/ʔᴀi/
Wang
Li
/ɒi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔɑ̆i/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
āi
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
āi
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔoj ›
Old
Chinese
/*qˤə/
English dust

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. 14933
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qlɯː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. fine dust, dirt
    /   ―  chénāi  ―  dust
  2. angstrom
  3. one billionth, the number 10-10
  4. (a phonetic component)
      ―  Āi  ―  Egypt
    塞俄比亞 / 塞俄比亚  ―  Āisài'ébǐyà  ―  Abyssinia
    蘇維 / 苏维  ―  sūwéiāi  ―  soviet
  5. Abbreviation of 埃及 (Āijí, “Egypt”).

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana あい, romaji ai)

  1. one billionth

‎(hiragana ほこり, romaji hokori)

  1. dust

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ae) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer ae)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ai)

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