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U+57E4, 埤
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-57E4

[U+57E3]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+57E5]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 32, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 土竹田十 (GHWJ), four-corner 46140, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 230, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5167
  • Dae Jaweon: page 466, character 33
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 454, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+57E4

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*preːʔ
*breː, *breː
*breː, *bre, *be
*breː, *be, *breːŋʔ
*breːʔ, *breː
*breːs
*breːs
𥱼 *breː
*peː
*peː, *pe, *peʔ
*pʰeː, *pe
*pʰeːs
*pʰeːs, *pe
*beː
*beː, *pe, *peʔ, *peːŋʔ
*beː, *pe, *beɡ, *beːɡ
*beː, *peʔ
*beːʔ, *peʔ, *piʔ
*pe
*pe, *pʰiɡ
*pe, *be
*pe
*pre
*peʔ, *beʔ
*pʰeʔ
*be
*be
*be
*be, *mbew
*be
*be, *breːŋʔ
*beʔ
*biːŋ
*beɡ, *slɯʔ
*biɡ, *peːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *be): semantic  (dirt) + phonetic  (OC *pe)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (11)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/biᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/biɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/bjɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/biə̆/
Li
Rong
/bie/
Wang
Li
/bǐe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 386
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*be/

Definitions[edit]

  1. increase
  2. parapet (wall)
  3. low, inferior
  4. (geography) water reservoir used in irrigation
    /   ―  tóu  ―  Pitou, Changhua, Taiwan

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. add
  2. increase
  3. attach
  4. low fence

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bi) (hangeul , revised bi, McCune–Reischauer pi)

  1. add
  2. increase
  3. attach
  4. low fence

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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References[edit]