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U+652F, 支
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-652F

[U+652E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6530]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
4 strokes
Stroke order
支-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 65, +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 十水 (JE), four-corner 40407, composition)

  1. Kangxi radical #65, .

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 467, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13061
  • Dae Jaweon: page 814, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1327, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+652F

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
支-silk.svg 支-seal.svg 支-bigseal.svg

Shuowen: Half of + .

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • kî - vernacular;
  • chṳ̂ - literary.
  • Jin
  • Min Bei
  • Min Dong
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • ki - vernacular;
    • chi - literary.
    Note: gi1 - vernacular, zin1 - literary.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (23)
    Final () (11)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡ɕiᴇ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡ɕiɛ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡ɕjɛ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ciə̆/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡ɕie/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡ɕǐe/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡ɕie̯/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhī
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    zhī zhī
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ tsye › ‹ tsye ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ke/ /*ke/
    English support, hold up branch (of tree), limb

    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. 17200
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kje/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. to support; to bear; to sustain
    2. to disburse; to pay; to defray
    3. to prop up; to put up
    4. to send away; to put off somebody
    5. branch; offshoot; subdivision
    6. A surname​.
    7. Classifier for cigarettes, arrows, pens, drinking straws.all nouns using this classifier
    8. (obsolete, now usually derogatory and offensive) Short for 支那 (Zhīnà, “China”).
        ―  Yìnzhī  ―  Indochina
      滿親善 / 亲善  ―  Rì Mǎn Zhī qīnshàn  ―  (please add an English translation of this example)

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. little pieces separated; a branch
    2. hands and legs

    Readings[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Kanji in this term

    Grade: 5
    on’yomi

    Affix[edit]

    () (shi

    1. (obsolete) China; Chinese
      • 1923, 在米國華盛頓州シアトル市米國西北部聯絡日本人會, 米國西北部在留日本人發展略史 (Beikoku Seihoku-bu Zairyū Nihonjin Hatten Ryakushi) [A Brief History of the Development of the Resident Japanese in the Northwest of America]‎[2], page 4:
      (につ)()人々口分布統計(じんじんこうぶんぷとうけい)
      Nisshijin jinkō tōkei
      (please add an English translation of this example)
    Synonyms[edit]

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun 지탱할 (jitaenghal ji))

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (chi)

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