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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿土戈廿 (TGIT), four-corner 44107, composition)

  1. cover, hide, protect
  2. (ancient variant of ) what? why not?

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1051, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31652
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1513, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3260, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+84CB

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/3

Initial: (28)
Final: (25)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: gài
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kajH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/ /kɑiH/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: (33)
Final: (144)
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: hé
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɦɑp̚/ /ɦɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɦap̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/ /ɣɑp̚/
Character (), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: (28)
Final: (144)
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: ge
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kap̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/ /kɑp̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
gài ‹ kajH › /*[k]ˤap-s/ cover (v.); cover (n.)
‹ hap › /*m-[k]ˤap/ thatch, cover (v.)

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5069 1 /*kaːbs/
5075 1 /*kaːb/
5083 1 /*ɡaːb/

Definitions[edit]

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References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gae, hap) (hangeul , , revised gae, hap, McCune-Reischauer kae, hap, Yale kay, hap)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cái)

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