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U+7D19, 紙
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7D19

[U+7D18]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7D1A]
See also: and

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 120 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 女火竹女心 (VFHVP), four-corner 22940, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 918, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27293
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1347, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3375, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+7D19

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
紙-bigseal.svg 紙-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*skeŋ, *kje, *ɡjeʔ
*kje, *ɡe
*kjeʔ
*kjeʔ
*kjeʔ
*kjeʔ
*kjeʔ, *tjil
*ɡje, *ɡe
*ɡje, *ɡils
*ɦljeʔ
*ɡe
*ɡe
*ɡe
*ɡe
*ɡe

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kjeʔ): semantic (silk) + phonetic (OC *skeŋ, *kje, *ɡjeʔ).

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. It has been connected to Vietnamese giấy (< Proto-Vietic *k-cajʔ).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • chóa - vernacular;
  • chí - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (23)
Final () (11)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕiᴇX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕiɛX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕjɛX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ciə̆X/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕieX/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕǐeX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕie̯X/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhǐ
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
zhǐ
Middle
Chinese
‹ tsyeX ›
Old
Chinese
/*k.teʔ/
English paper

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. 11516
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kjeʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. paper   (Classifier: )
  2. Classifier for document and letters.
  3. Short for 紙錢纸钱 (zhǐqián, “paper made to resemble money and burnt as an offering to the dead”).
  4. (Mandarin, neologism, slang) Eye dialect spelling of .

Compounds[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic ():

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. paper

Alternative forms[edit]

(俗字, zokuji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • New Nelson: 4455
  • Halpern: 1302
  • Halpern Learners: 879
  • Heisig: 1829
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 6a4.4
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かみ, romaji kami)

  1. paper

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ji) (hangeul , revised ji, McCune-Reischauer chi, Yale ci)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chỉ, giấy)

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