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U+7C92, 粒
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7C92

[U+7C91]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7C93]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 119, +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 火木卜廿 (FDYT), four-corner 90918, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 907, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26884
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1333, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3145, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+7C92

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
粒-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *rɯb): semantic  (rice) + phonetic  (OC *rɯb).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • lia̍p - vernacular;
  • li̍p - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (141)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liɪp̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/lip̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljep̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lip̚/
Li
Rong
/liəp̚/
Wang
Li
/lĭĕp̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯əp̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ lip ›
Old
Chinese
/*p.rəp/
English grains of rice

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 # 1/1
No. 7870
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*rɯb/

Definitions[edit]

  1. grain
    辛苦 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    辛苦 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: Tang Dynasty, 李紳 [Li Shen], 憫農 [Pitying the Farmer]
    Shuí zhī pán zhōng cān jiē xīnkǔ? [Pinyin]
    Who is aware that every grain of the meal in the plate is of toil?
  2. small particle
  3. Classifier for small, round objects: granule, grain, particle, pieceall nouns using this classifier
      ―    ―  a grain of rice
    [Cantonese]  ―  jat1 lap1 tong4-2 [Jyutping]  ―  a piece of candy
  4. (Hokkien, Singapore and Malaysia Mandarin) Classifier for round, solid objects.
    西瓜  ―  xīguā  ―  a watermelon

Compounds[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. grains
  2. drop
  3. counter for tiny particles

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana つぶ, rōmaji tsubu)

  1. grain, bead, drop

Counter[edit]

(hiragana つぶ, rōmaji -tsubu)

  1. counter for small round objects including grains, seeds, pills, drops

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(rip, ip) (hangeul , , revised rip, ip, McCune–Reischauer rip, ip, Yale lip, ip)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: lạp, lép

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