空氣

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See also: 空気 and 空气

Chinese[edit]

 
emptied; leisure; air; sky; empty; in vain
 
gas; air; smell; weather; vital breath; to make sb. angry; to get angry; to be enraged
trad. (空氣)
simp. (空气)
alt. forms 空炁 archaic
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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/2
Initial () (29) (29)
Final () (1) (20)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰɨiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰɨiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰiəiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰəwŋ/ /kʰɨjH/
Li
Rong
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰiəiH/
Wang
Li
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰĭəiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰuŋ/ /kʰe̯iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kōng

Noun[edit]

空氣

  1. (meteorology) air
    空氣質量 / 空气质量  ―  kōngqì zhìliàng  ―  air quality
    污染空氣 / 污染空气  ―  bèi wūrǎn de kōngqì  ―  polluted air
  2. (Taoism) empty qi; pneuma
  3. (figuratively) atmosphere; ambience; environment
  4. (figuratively) public opinion; information; rumour

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
くう
Grade: 1

Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

空氣 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 空気, hiragana くうき, rōmaji kūki)

  1. Kyūjitai spelling of 空気: air, atmosphere; atmosphere, mood

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

空氣 (gonggi) (hangeul 공기)

  1. Hanja form? of 공기, “air”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

空氣

  1. Hán tự form of không khí, “air”