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U+6893, 梓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6893

[U+6892]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6894]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75, +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 木卜廿十 (DYTJ) or X木卜廿十 (XDYTJ), four-corner 40941, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 528, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14845
  • Dae Jaweon: page 917, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1219, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6893

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
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Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ʔsɯːʔ
*ʔsɯːʔ, *ʔsɯːs
*ʔsɯʔ
*ʔsrɯʔ

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (13)
Final () (19)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sɨX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sɨX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sieX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sɨX/
Li
Rong
/t͡siəX/
Wang
Li
/t͡sĭəX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡siX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsiX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ts]əʔ/
English Catalpa

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. 16509
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ʔsɯʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. yellow catalpa or Chinese catalpa (Catalpa ovata)
  2. craftsman who produces wooden items
      ―  jiàng  ―  (please add an English translation of this example)
  3. hometown
  4. printing block
      ―    ―  to send a manuscript to the press
  5. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. yellow catalpa (Catalpa ovata)
  2. block used for printing
  3. printing

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Kanji in this term
あずさ
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

/adusa//ad͡zusa//azusa/

From Old Japanese, first attested in the Kojiki (712 CE).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あずさ, katakana アズサ, rōmaji azusa, historical hiragana あづさ, historical katakana アヅサ)

  1. Synonym of 夜糞峰榛 (yogusominebari): the Japanese cherry birch, Betula grossa
  2. Synonym of 木豇豆, (kisasage): the yellow catalpa or Chinese catalpa, Catalpa ovata
  3. Synonym of 赤芽柏 (akamegashiwa): the Japanese mallotus, Mallotus japonicus
  4. a block used for printing (as it was originally made from the wood of the Chinese catalpa)
    Synonym: 版木 (hangi)
  5. Short for 梓弓 (azusa-yumi): a bow made from the azusa tree
  6. Short for 梓巫女 (azusa-miko): a miko (unmarried female medium) who summons spirits by sounding the string of an azusa-yumi
Derived terms[edit]
Idioms[edit]
Proverbs[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana あずさ, rōmaji Azusa, historical hiragana あづさ)

  1. a female given name
  2. a surname

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

/t͡si//si//ɕi/

From Middle Chinese (MC t͡sɨX).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , rōmaji shi)

  1. a block used for printing (as it was originally made from the wood of the Chinese catalpa)
    Synonym: 版木 (hangi)
Idioms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jae) (hangeul , revised jae, McCune–Reischauer chae, Yale cay)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tử)

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