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U+5DF2, 已
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5DF2

[U+5DF1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5DF3]
See also: and

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
已-bw.png
Stroke order
已-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 49 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 尸山 (SU) or X尸山 (XSU), four-corner 17717)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 326, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8743
  • Dae Jaweon: page 630, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 984, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5DF2

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Significance uncertain. The ancient character is analyzed by some sources as an exhalation of breath, suggesting the completion of an action. (in one of its uses) and are ultimately descended from this same character.

Pronunciation[edit]


Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ yiX ›
Old
Chinese
/*ɢ(r)əʔ/
English cease; already

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 14924
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*lɯʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to stop; to finish
  2. already; have done something

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

May be replaced with 以 in some compounds, eg. 已降→以降.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(i) (hangeul , revised i, McCune-Reischauer i)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, dãi)

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