形聲

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See also: 形声

Chinese[edit]

 
to appear; to look; form; shape
 
sound; voice; (a measure word, used for sounds); tone; noise
trad. (形聲)
simp. (形声)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

形聲

  1. phonosemantic compounding (a way of creating Han characters by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the pronunciation)

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Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (形聲):
  • Japanese: 形声(けいせい) (keisei)
  • Korean: 형성 (形聲, hyeongseong)
  • Vietnamese: hình thanh (形聲)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
けい
Grade: 2
せい
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

形聲(けいせい) (keisei (kyūjitai, shinjitai 形声)

  1. Kyūjitai form of 形声:phonosemantic compounding (a way of creating Han characters by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the pronunciation).

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

形聲 (hyeongseong) (hangeul 형성)

  1. Hanja form? of 형성 (phonosemantic compounding (a way of creating Han characters by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the pronunciation)).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

形聲

  1. Hán tự form of hình thanh (phonosemantic compounding (a way of creating Han characters by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the pronunciation)).