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See also: 湿

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋ̥ʰl'ɯːb, *hŋjɯb):  ‎(water) + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +14, 17 strokes, cangjie input 水日女火 (EAVF), four-corner 36133)

  1. wet, moist, humid, damp
  2. an illness

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 655, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18483
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1065, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1769, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+6FD5

Chinese[edit]

trad. /
simp. 湿

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (26)
Final: (141)
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: shi
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕiɪp̚/ /ɕip̚/ /ɕjep̚/ /ɕip̚/ /ɕiəp̚/ /ɕĭĕp̚/ /ɕi̯əp̚/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (6)
Final: (160)
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: ta
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰʌp̚/ /tʰəp̚/ /tʰɒp̚/ /tʰəp̚/ /tʰᴀp̚/ /tʰɒp̚/ /tʰăp̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shī ‹ syip › /*[qʰ]ip/ to flap (the ears)

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11440 1 /*ŋ̥ʰl'ɯːb/
11447 1 /*hŋjɯb/

Adjective[edit]

  1. wet; damp; moist

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form 湿)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(seup) (hangeul , revised seup, McCune-Reischauer sŭp, Yale sup)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thấp)

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