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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
皮-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
皮-bronze.svg 皮-bigseal.svg 皮-seal.svg

Pictogram (象形) – a hand stripping the fur from an animal pelt (similar to ). Pelt moved to top left and became abstracted.

Han character[edit]

(radical 107 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 木竹水 (DHE), four-corner 40247, composition丿)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 790, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22823
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1205, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2753, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+76AE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (13)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bɣiᴇ/
Pan
Wuyun
/bɯiɛ/
Shao
Rongfen
/biɛ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bjiə̆/
Li
Rong
/bje/
Wang
Li
/bǐe/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱie̯/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ bje ›
Old
Chinese
/*m-[p](r)aj/
English skin

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. 9711
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*bral/

Definitions[edit]

  1. skin, hide, fur, leather
  2. outer
  3. naughty
  4. The SI unit prefix pico-
  5. bark
  6. pericarp
  7. cortex
  8. epidermis

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kapa → kaɸa → kawa.

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かわ, romaji kawa, historical hiragana かは)

  1. skin
    • 931938, Wamyō Ruijushō, book 2, page 33:
      皮 釋名云、皮. 音疲、加波

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(pi) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer p'i, Yale phi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, bề, vừa, bầy, bìa, vào)

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