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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

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Han character[edit]

(radical 64 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 手土木戈 (QGDI), four-corner 54041, composition)

  1. sustain, support
  2. patron
  3. hold, grasp

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 429, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12019
  • Dae Jaweon: page 778, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1866, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6301

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 澄 (11)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 直之切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɖɨ/ /ȡʱi/ /ȡiə/ /ɖɨ/ /ɖɨ/ /ȡĭə/ /ȡie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
chí ‹ dri › /*[d]rə/ grasp, hold

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
12031 0 /*l'ɯ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. hold, have

Readings[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ji) (hangeul , revised ji, McCune-Reischauer chi, Yale ci)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(trì, chày, chiì, ghiì, giầy, trầy, chì, ghì, nghỉ, trờ)

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