考試

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Chinese[edit]

 
to check; to verify; to test; to examine
 
to test; to try; experiment; examination; test
trad. (考試)
simp. (考试)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (29) (26)
Final () (89) (19)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕɨH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕɨH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕieH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰawX/ /ɕɨH/
Li
Rong
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕiəH/
Wang
Li
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕĭəH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰɑuX/ /ɕiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kǎo shì
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
kǎo
Middle
Chinese
‹ khawX ›
Old
Chinese
/*k-r̥ˤuʔ/
English old; deceased father

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 1/1
No. 7404 14971
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰluːʔ/ /*hljɯɡs/

Noun[edit]

考試

  1. test; exam
    模擬考試 / 模拟考试  ―  mónǐ kǎoshì  ―  mock test
    考試成績 / 考试成绩  ―  Tā de kǎoshì chéngjī hěn hǎo.  ―  His exam result is very good.

Verb[edit]

考試

  1. to take a test; to have an exam
    今天考試 / 今天考试  ―  Wǒ jīntiān kǎoshì le.  ―  I had an exam today.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (考試):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2

Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

考試 ‎(hiragana こうし, romaji kōshi)

  1. test; exam

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

考試 ‎(gosi) ‎(hangeul 고시)

  1. Hanja form? of 고시, “examination, exam, test”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

考試

  1. Hán tự form of khảo thí, "examination, exam, test"