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U+73EA, 珪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-73EA

[U+73E9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+73EB]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 96, +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 一土土土 (MGGG), four-corner 14114, composition𤣩)

  1. jade tablet conferred upon feudal princes by the emperor as a symbol of dignity and authority

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 731, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20972
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1142, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1109, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+73EA

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gwai1, Yale gwai1)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
けい
Hyōgaiji
kan’on

/kʷei//kei/

From Middle Chinese (MC kwei).

The "silicon" sense is an extension of the "authority symbol" sense. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Affix[edit]

(hiragana けい, rōmaji kei)

  1. (historical) jade tablet conferred upon princes as a symbol of authority
  2. silicon

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gyu) (hangeul , revised gyu, McCune–Reischauer kyu, Yale kyu)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin guī (gui1), Wade-Giles kuei1)

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