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U+6EAA, 溪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6EAA

[U+6EA9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6EAB]
See also: and 谿

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 水月女大 (EBVK), four-corner 32134, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 640, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17967
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1047, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1702, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6EAA

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qʰraːs, *qʰreːs, *ɡeːʔ
*ɡreː
*ɡreː
*ɡreː, *ɡeː
*keː
*keː
谿 *kʰeː
*kʰeː
*kʰeː
*kʰeː
*kʰeː, *ɡeː
*kʰeː
*ɡeː
*ɡeː
*ɡeː, *ɡeːʔ
*ɡeː
*ɡeː
*ɡeː
*ɡeː
*ɡeː, *ɡeːs
*ɡeː
*ɡeːs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰeː): semantic  + phonetic (OC *ɡeː).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • khe/khoe - literary;
  • khoe - vernacular (Quanzhou, Xiamen).

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (39)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰei/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰei/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɛi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰɛj/
Li
Rong
/kʰei/
Wang
Li
/kʰiei/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰiei/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ khej ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʰˤe/
English valley with stream in it

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. 13360
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
谿
Old
Chinese
/*kʰeː/
Notes 谿

Definitions[edit]

  1. stream; creek; brook; rivulet; rill
  2. (Min Dong) unsophisticated; gauche; stupid

See also[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gye)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: gye, McCune-Reischauer: kye, Yale: kyey)
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(khê, khe)

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