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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 女十一人 (VJMO), four-corner 43432, composition)

  1. to marry, give a daughter in marriage

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 268, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6602
  • Dae Jaweon: page 536, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1073, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+5AC1

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (嫁), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 古訝切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɣaH/ /kaH/ /kaH/ /kɯaH/ /kaɨH/ /kaH/ /kaH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jià ‹ H › /*kˤra-s/ go (as a bride) to one's new home
jià ‹ H › /*s-kˤra-s/ send (one’s daughter) as a bride

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5923 0 /*kraːs/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. bride

Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana よめ, romaji yome)

  1. bride
  2. (Internet slang) waifu

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ga) (hangeul , revised ga, McCune-Reischauer ka)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giá, gả, )

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