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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 118 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 竹中田 (HLW), four-corner 88603, composition)

  1. flute
  2. whistle

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 879, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25917
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1307, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2955, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7B1B

Cantonese[edit]

笛(dek 2/ dek 6)

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale dek6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Likely related to the verb 吹く (fuku, to blow).

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ふえ, romaji fue)

  1. (music) a flute, a whistle, a pipe

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeok) (hangeul , revised jeok, McCune-Reischauer chŏk, Yale cek)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (di2), Wade-Giles ti2)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*dhek, diek)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(địch, sáo)