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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 66 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸山人大 (SUOK), four-corner 18740, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 468, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13114
  • Dae Jaweon: page 816, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1450, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6539

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (41)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʌiX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kəiX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɒiX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kəjX/
Li
Rong
/kᴀiX/
Wang
Li
/kɒiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑ̆iX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
gǎi
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
gǎi
Middle
Chinese
‹ kojX ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.qˤəʔ/
English change (v.)

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. 5763
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*klɯːʔ/

Verb[edit]

  1. to alter; to change; to modify
  2. to improve; to remodel

Compounds[edit]

  • 改革 (gǎigé, “reform”)
  • 更改 (gēnggǎi, “change, edit”)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. reform
  2. correct
  3. change

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • New Nelson: 2332
  • Halpern: 243
  • Halpern Learners: 180
  • Heisig: 528
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 4i3.1
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gae) (hangeul , revised gae, McCune-Reischauer kae, Yale kay)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cải, cãi, gởi, gửi)

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