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U+7A3D, 稽
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7A3D

[U+7A3C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7A3E]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 115, +10, 15 strokes, cangjie input 竹木戈山日 (HDIUA), four-corner 23961, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 858, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25218
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1283, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2622, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+7A3D

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
稽-bronze.svg 稽-seal.svg 稽-bigseal.svg

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (39)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kei/
Pan
Wuyun
/kei/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɛi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɛj/
Li
Rong
/kei/
Wang
Li
/kiei/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kiei/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/4 2/4 3/4
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ kej › ‹ kej › ‹ kej ›
Old
Chinese
/*kˁij/ /*kˁij/ /*kˁij/
English accord with cultivate (field) calculate

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
No. 17317
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kiː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. examine, investigate, check
  2. delay, procrastinate
  3. recriminate, argue, dispute

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (29)
Final () (39)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰeiX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰeiX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɛiX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰɛjX/
Li
Rong
/kʰeiX/
Wang
Li
/kʰieiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰieiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 4/4
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ khejX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[kʰ]ˁijʔ/
English bow the head to the ground

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 # 2/2
No. 17318
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰiːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. kowtow, bow to the ground

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gye) (hangeul , revised gye, McCune–Reischauer kye, Yale kyey)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, ghê, ghe, khẻ, khẽ, khể)

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