相似

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Chinese[edit]

 
each other; appearance; portrait
each other; appearance; portrait; picture; one another; mutually
 
to seem; to appear; similar
to seem; to appear; similar; like; to resemble
simp. and trad.
(相似)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (16) (17)
Final () (105) (19)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/sɨɐŋ/ /zɨX/
Pan
Wuyun
/siɐŋ/ /zɨX/
Shao
Rongfen
/siɑŋ/ /zieX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sɨaŋ/ /zɨX/
Li
Rong
/siaŋ/ /ziəX/
Wang
Li
/sĭaŋ/ /zĭəX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯aŋ/ /ziX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xiāng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xiāng
Middle
Chinese
‹ sjang › ‹ ziX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[s]aŋ/ /*sə.ləʔ/
English mutually resemble

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 1/1
No. 13579 14925
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*slaŋ/ /*ljɯʔ/
Notes

Adjective[edit]

相似

  1. similar; alike
  2. (geometry, of two shapes) similar

Synonyms[edit]

  • (similar): 相近 (xiāngjìn)

Verb[edit]

相似

  1. to be similar; to be alike
  2. (geometry, of two shapes) to be similar

Synonyms[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (相似):
  • Japanese: (そう)() (sōji)
  • Korean: 상사 (相似, sangsa)
  • Vietnamese: tương tự (相似)

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 3

Grade: 5
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

(そう)() (sōji

  1. resemblance, similarity

Verb[edit]

(そう)()する (sōji surusuru (stem (そう)() (sōji shi), past (そう)()した (sōji shita))

  1. resemble

Conjugation[edit]