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U+68AF, 梯
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-68AF

[U+68AE]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+68B0]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 木金弓竹 (DCNH), four-corner 48927, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 531, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14881
  • Dae Jaweon: page 919, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1220, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+68AF

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tʰiːl
*tʰiːl, *diːls
*tʰiːlʔ, *tʰiːls
*tʰiːlʔ
*tʰiːls, *diːls
*tʰiːls
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːl
*diːlʔ, *diːls
*diːlʔ, *diːls
*diːlʔ, *diːls
*diːls

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tʰiːl): semantic  (wood, tree) + phonetic  (OC *diːlʔ, *diːls) – a wooden ladder.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • thui - vernacular;
  • the - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (6)
Final () (39)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰei/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰei/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɛi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰɛj/
Li
Rong
/tʰei/
Wang
Li
/tʰiei/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰiei/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ thej ›
Old
Chinese
/*l̥ˤ[ə]j/
English stairs

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. 2279
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰiːl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. ladder; steps; stairs
  2. ladder-shaped object
  3. to climb
  4. to lean against

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(je) (hangeul , revised je, McCune-Reischauer che, Yale cey)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thê)

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