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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 128 +3, 9 strokes, cangjie input 尸十弓中 (SJNL), four-corner 17127, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 965, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29008
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1413, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2784, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8036
  • Thiều Chửu. Hán Việt tự điển. Thanh Niên Publisher. 2004

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final: (100)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yé
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jia/ /jia/ /ia/ /jia/ /ia/ /jĭa/ /i̯a/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14760 0 /*laː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Alternative form of (, “father”).
    妻子相送塵埃不見咸陽橋 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    妻子相送尘埃不见咸阳桥 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: Du Fu, 兵車行
    niáng qīzǐ zǒu xiāngsòng, chén'āi bùjiàn Xiányáng Qiáo. [Pinyin]
    Parents, wife and children [of the forcibly conscripted man] running to see him off, and the Bridge of Xianyang gradually disappears from view in the rolling dust [from the chariots].
  2. Particle indicating a questioning tone.
    退然則何時 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    退然则何时 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: Fan Zhongyan, 岳陽樓記
    Shì jìn yì yōu, tuì yì yōu; ránzé héshí ér lè ? [Pinyin]
    They worry when they step forward, and worry when they step back; then when would they ever be happy?

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final: (100)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yé
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jia/ /jia/ /ia/ /jia/ /ia/ /jĭa/ /i̯a/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14760 0 /*laː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Used as a phonetic transliteration character.

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ya) (hangeul , revised ya, McCune-Reischauer ya, Yale ya)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(da, gia)

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