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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 61 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 中卜心 (LYP), four-corner 11331, composition)

  1. sorrow, grief
  2. sorry, sad

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 388, character 37
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10720
  • Dae Jaweon: page 721, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2310, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+60B2

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (1)
Final: (17)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: Chongniu III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: bī
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/pɣiɪ/ /pɯi/ /piɪ/ /pji/ /pji/ /pi/ /pi/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
bēi ‹ pij › /*prəj/ sad

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3067 1 /*prɯl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. grief, sorrow

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(bi) (hangeul , revised bi, McCune-Reischauer pi, Yale pi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(bi, bây, bầy, bay)

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Compounds[edit]