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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *beds): phonetic  ‎(OC *beds, *bed) + semantic  ‎(towel)

Han character[edit]

(radical 50 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 火大中月 (FKLB), four-corner 98227, composition)

  1. currency, coins, legal tender

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 337, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9088
  • Dae Jaweon: page 644, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 753, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5E63

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (35)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/biᴇiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/biɛiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/bjæiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/biajH/
Li
Rong
/biɛiH/
Wang
Li
/bĭɛiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱi̯ɛiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ bjiejH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[b]e[t]-s/
English offering of silk

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. 634
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*beds/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(pye) (hangeul , revised pye, McCune-Reischauer p'ye)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tệ, giẻ)

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