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Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C45
Code point U+5C45
Entity number 居
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5C44] [U+5C46]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 44 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 尸十口 (SJR), four-corner 77264, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 300, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7663
  • Dae Jaweon: page 597, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 968, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5C45

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (28)
Final: (19)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: jī
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɨ/ /kɨ/ /kie/ /kɨ/ /kiə/ /kĭə/ /ki/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (28)
Final: (22)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: jū
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɨʌ/ /kiɔ/ /kiɔ/ /kɨə̆/ /kiɔ/ /kĭo/ /ki̯wo/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kjo › /*k(r)a/ squat; stay, dwell
‹ kjo › /*ka/ final particle
‹ kjoH › /*k(r)a-s (based on rhyme evidence)/ dwelling

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
4209 0 /*kɯ/
4264 0 /*kas/

Definitions[edit]

  1. live, dwell, reside, sit

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. to sit

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょ
Grade: 5
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese ‎(kjo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana きょ, romaji kyo)

  1. residence

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana , romaji i, historical hiragana )

  1. residence
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(geo, gi) (hangeul , , revised geo, gi, McCune-Reischauer kŏ, ki)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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