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See also:
U+5EB6, 庶
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5EB6

[U+5EB5]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5EB7]
庶 U+2F88D, 庶
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-2F88D
庳
[U+2F88C]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs Supplement 廊
[U+2F88E]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 53, 广+8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿火 (ITF), four-corner 00237, composition广廿)

  1. numerous, various
  2. multitude

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 347, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9373
  • Dae Jaweon: page 657, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 886, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5EB6

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Originally from (stone; rock) + (fire).

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “Related to STEDT #2316, PTB *s-(k/g)lak (to cook)?”

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (26)
Final () (22)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɕɨʌH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɕiɔH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕiɔH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɕɨə̆H/
Li
Rong
/ɕiɔH/
Wang
Li
/ɕĭoH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕi̯woH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shù
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
syu3
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
shù
Middle
Chinese
‹ syoH ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-tak-s/
English numerous; commoner

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. 11905
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*hljaɡs/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. numerous; many
  2. common; ordinary; without title or rank; pertaining to a commoner
      ―  shùrén  ―  commoner
  3. (chiefly historical) pertaining to concubinage (a concept in the polygynous practices of traditional Chinese society)
    Antonym: ()
    1. (especially) born by a concubine or illegitimate partner

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. commoner

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC ɕɨʌH). Recorded as Middle Korean  (Yale: sye) in Sinjeung Yuhap (新增類合 / 신증유합), 1576.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [sʰʌ̹(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Long vowel distinction only applies at the initial position. Most speakers no longer distinguish vowel length at any position.

Hanja[edit]

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 여러 (yeoreo seo))

  1. Hanja form? of (numerous; many).

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự[edit]

: Hán Việt readings: thứ
: Nôm readings: thứ, thừa, xứa

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