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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 49 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 口山 (RU), four-corner 77717)

  1. sixth of twelve earthly branches (十二支): snake () of Chinese zodiac

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 326, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8744
  • Dae Jaweon: page 631, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 984, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5DF3

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
Initial () (36) (17) (36)
Final () (19) (19) (19)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open Open
Division () III III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨX/ /zɨX/ /jɨH/
Pan
Wuyun
/jɨX/ /zɨX/ /jɨH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ieX/ /zieX/ /ieH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/jɨX/ /zɨX/ /jɨH/
Li
Rong
/iəX/ /ziəX/ /iəH/
Wang
Li
/jĭəX/ /zĭəX/ /jĭəH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/iX/ /ziX/ /iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ ziX ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-[ɢ]əʔ/
English 6th earthly branch

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 12007 12018
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ljɯʔ/ /*lɯs/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. sign of the snake

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana , romaji mi)

  1. the sign of the snake in the Chinese zodiac

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(sa) (hangeul , revised sa, McCune-Reischauer sa, Yale sa)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tị, anh)

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