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U+6167, 慧
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6167

[U+6166]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6168]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 61, +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 手十尸一心 (QJSMP), four-corner 55337, composition )

References[edit]

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 399, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 739, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2340, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6167

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. #

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *ɡʷeːds) : phonetic (OC *sɢʷeds, *ɢʷeds, *sɢʷids) + semantic (heart).

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • hui6 - literary;
  • goi7 - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (40)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () IV
Fanqie
Baxter hwejH
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦweiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷeiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɛiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwɛjH/
Li
Rong
/ɣueiH/
Wang
Li
/ɣiweiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣiweiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huì
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wai6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huì
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwejH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷˁe[t]-s/
English intelligent

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. 5474
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷeːds/

Definitions[edit]

  1. bright; intelligent
    Synonym: (cōng)
  2. intelligence

Compounds[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic ():
  • Korean: 혜(慧) (hye)

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai
Kyūjitai
[1]

慧󠄁
+&#xE0101;?
(Adobe-Japan1)
慧󠄄
+&#xE0104;?
(Hanyo-Denshi)
(Moji_Joho)
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Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. wise

Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(けい) or (さとし) (Kei or Satoshi

  1. a male given name

References[edit]

  1. ^ Haga, Gōtarō (1914) 漢和大辞書 (in Japanese), Fourth edition, Tōkyō: Kōbunsha, →DOI, page 894 (paper), page 497 (digital)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun 슬기로울 (seulgiroul hye))

  1. wise, intelligent, bright, wisdom
  2. cunning, craft, wile
  3. ability

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: huệ, tuệ