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U+66E6, 曦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-66E6

[U+66E5]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+66E7]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72, +16, 20 strokes, cangjie input 日廿土尸 (ATGS), four-corner 68053, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 501, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14253
  • Dae Jaweon: page 872, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1541, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+66E6

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl, *ŋralʔ
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl, *ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːls
*ŋrals
*ŋral
*ŋral, *ŋralʔ
*ŋral, *ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ, *hŋral
*ŋrals
*hŋral
*hŋral
*hŋral

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *hŋral): semantic  (sun) + phonetic  (OC *hŋral).

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (32)
Final () (13)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/hˠiᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/hᵚiɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/xiɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/hjiə̆/
Li
Rong
/xje/
Wang
Li
/xǐe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 13058
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*hŋral/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) sunshine; dawn sunlight
  2. early dawn (Can we verify(+) this sense?)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. the sun

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hui) (hangeul , revised hui, McCune–Reischauer hŭi, Yale huy)

  1. sunlight
  2. sunshine
  3. early dawn