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U+6D17, 洗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6D17

[U+6D16]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6D18]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
9 strokes

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水竹土山 (EHGU), four-corner 34111, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 620, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17379
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1016, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1608, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+6D17

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
sɯːlʔ, *sɯːnʔ
sɯːn, *sɯːns
sɯːnʔ
sɯːnʔ
sɯːnʔ
sɯːnʔ, *srin
sɯːnʔ
sɯːnʔ
sɯːnʔ
srin
srin
srin
srin

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *sɯːlʔ, *sɯːnʔ): semantic  (water) + phonetic  (OC *sɯːn, *sɯːns)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m/b-s(j)il ~ *m/b-sjal.

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Pronunciation 1[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Note:
  • Xiamen, Quanzhou:
    • sóe - colloquial;
    • sé - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (16)
Final () (39)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/seiX/
Pan
Wuyun
/seiX/
Shao
Rongfen
/sɛiX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sɛjX/
Li
Rong
/seiX/
Wang
Li
/sieiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/sieiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ sejX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[s]ˤərʔ/
English wash

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 # 1/2
No. 13457
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sɯːlʔ/
Definitions[edit]

  1. to wash; to rinse
  2. to clean; to purify
  3. to redress; to right
  4. (religion) to baptize
  5. to kill and loot; to sack
  6. (photography) to develop (a photo)
  7. to clear; to erase (a recording, a file, etc.)
  8. (card games) to shuffle
Synonyms[edit]
Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms


Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (16)
Final () (85)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/senX/
Pan
Wuyun
/senX/
Shao
Rongfen
/sɛnX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sɛnX/
Li
Rong
/senX/
Wang
Li
/sienX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/sienX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiǎn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xiǎn
Middle
Chinese
‹ senX ›
Old
Chinese
/*sˤərʔ/
English wash

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 # 2/2
No. 13460
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sɯːnʔ/
Definitions[edit]

  1. to wash one's feet
  2. A surname​.
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 使 (“(Cantonese) to need”).
(This character, , is a variant form of 使.)

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“large jujube”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 4[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“respectful; fearful”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. to wash

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(se, seon) (hangeul , , McCune-Reischauer se, sŏn, Yale sey, sen)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tẩy, dẫy, giẫy, rải, rảy, tiển)

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