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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
姐-bw.png

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女月一 (VBM), four-corner 47410, composition)

  1. elder sister
  2. young lady

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 258, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6172
  • Dae Jaweon: page 524, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1036, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+59D0

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
姐-bigseal.svg 姐-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ʔsjaːʔ): semantic  ‎(woman) + phonetic  ‎(OC *sʰjaːʔ, *ʔsa)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (13)
Final () (100)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡siaX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡siaX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡siaX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡siaX/
Li
Rong
/t͡siaX/
Wang
Li
/t͡sĭaX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡si̯aX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiě
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10376
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsjaːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana あね, romaji ane)

  1. Alternative form of

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jeo) (hangeul , revised jeo, McCune-Reischauer chŏ)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thư, tỉ, tả)

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