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U+5C09, 尉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C09

[U+5C08]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5C0A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 41 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 尸火木戈 (SFDI), four-corner 74200, composition ⿰⿸)

  1. officer, military rank
  2. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 295, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7440
  • Dae Jaweon: page 584, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 508, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5C09

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*quds, *qud
*quds, *quns, *qud
*quds
*quds
*quds
*quds, *qud
*quds
*quds
*quds

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (21)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔʉiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔʷɨiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuəiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔujH/
Li
Rong
/ʔiuəiH/
Wang
Li
/ĭwəiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔwe̯iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wèi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 12951
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*quds/
Definitions[edit]

  1. officer
  2. wait
  3. Alternative form of .
Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (60)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨut̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔiut̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuət̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔut̚/
Li
Rong
/ʔiuət̚/
Wang
Li
/ĭuət̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯uət̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yu
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 12961
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qud/
Definitions[edit]

  1. A surname​.
  2. Only used in 尉遲尉迟 (Yùchí).
  3. Only used in 尉犁 (Yùlí).

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the second-round simplified and variant traditional form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. military officer
  2. jailer
  3. old man
  4. rank

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wi; ul) (hangeul ; , revised wi, ul, McCune-Reischauer wi, ul)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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