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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
戒-bronze.svg 戒-bigseal.svg 戒-seal.svg

‎(halberd) +  ‎(hands) – to hold up a weapon as warning.

Han character[edit]

(radical 62 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿 (IT), four-corner 53400, composition)

  1. warn, caution, admonish

Derived characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 412, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11548
  • Dae Jaweon: page 754, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1400, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6212

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (28)
Final: (33)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: II
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: jiè
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɣɛiH/ /kɯæiH/ /kɐiH/ /kəɨjH/ /kɛiH/ /kɐiH/ /kăiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jiè ‹ kɛjH › /*kˤrək-s (~ kˤrək)/ be on guard

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
6544 0 /*krɯːɡs/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gye) (hangeul , revised gye, McCune-Reischauer kye, Yale kyey)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giới)

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