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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 130 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 月日山 (BAU), four-corner 77217, composition)

  1. fat, plump, obese
  2. fertile

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 974, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29290
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1426, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2055, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+80A5

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /fei³⁵/
Harbin /fei²⁴/
Tianjin /fei⁴⁵/
Jinan /fei⁴²/
Qingdao /fe⁴²/
Zhengzhou /fi⁴²/
Xi'an /fi²⁴/
Xining /fɨ²⁴/
Yinchuan /fei⁵³/
Lanzhou /fei⁵³/
Ürümqi /fei⁵¹/
Wuhan /fei²¹³/
Chengdu /fei³¹/
Guiyang /fei²¹/
Kunming /fei³¹/
Nanjing /fəi²⁴/
Hefei /fe⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /fei¹¹/
Pingyao /xuei¹³/
Hohhot /fei³¹/
Wu Shanghai /vi²³/
/bi²³/
Suzhou /vi¹³/
Hangzhou /bi²¹³/
/vi²¹³/
Wenzhou /vei³¹/
Hui Shexian /fe⁴⁴/
Tunxi /fe⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /fei¹³/
Xiangtan /ɸəi¹²/
Gan Nanchang /fɨi⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /pʰi¹¹/
Taoyuan /pʰui¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /fei²¹/
Nanning /fi²¹/
Hong Kong /fei²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /hui³⁵/
/pui³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /puoi⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /py³³/
Shantou (Min Nan) /pui⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ʔbui³¹/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (21)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bʉi/
Pan
Wuyun
/bʷɨi/
Shao
Rongfen
/biuəi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/buj/
Li
Rong
/biuəi/
Wang
Li
/bĭwəi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱwe̯i/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
féi
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
féi
Middle
Chinese
‹ bjɨj ›
Old
Chinese
/*[b][ə]r/
English fat (adj.)

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. 3118
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*bɯl/
Notes

Noun[edit]

  1. fat
    /   ―  jiǎnféi  ―  to lose weight

Adjective[edit]

  1. fat
    [Cantonese]  ―  fei4 zai2 [Jyutping]  ―  fatty
    [Cantonese]  ―  fei4 juk6 [Jyutping]  ―  fatty meat
  2. fertile
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of ("fat")
Variety Location Words
Mandarin Beijing
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hakka Meixian 大箍
Min Nan Quanzhou 大箍

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Kanji in this term
こえ
Grade: 5
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana こえ, romaji koe)

  1. manure; fertilizer; dung

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(bi) (hangeul , revised bi, McCune-Reischauer pi, Yale pi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phì, phè, phề)

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