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U+77EE, 矮
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-77EE

[U+77ED]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+77EF]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
13 strokes

Han character[edit]

(radical 111 +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 人大竹木女 (OKHDV), four-corner 82444, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 825, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23995
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1238, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2585, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+77EE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qraːlʔ
*qraːlʔ
*noːl, *nuːl, *njul
*qoːl, *qoːlʔ, *qrol
*qoːl
*qoːl
*nuːlʔ, *qrols
*nols, *qrolʔ
*njol, *qrol
*qrol, *qrols
*qrol
*qrol
*qrol, *qrolʔ
*qrol, *qrolʔ
*njul

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qraːlʔ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *qrol, *qrolʔ).

might be an abbreviated form of (“short”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.
Note:
  • óe/é - vernacular;
  • ái - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (31)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠɛX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚæX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔæiX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔaɨjX/
Li
Rong
/ʔɛX/
Wang
Li
/aiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔaiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 12885
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qraːlʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (of stature) short
    Antonyms: (gāo)
  2. low

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. small, little, dwarf

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wae) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer wae, Yale way)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ải)

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