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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 廿戈廿火 (TITF), four-corner 44231, composition)

  1. sugar cane

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1054, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31794
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1517, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3283, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8517

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: (23)
Final: (100)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: zhè
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕiaH/ /t͡ɕiaH/ /t͡ɕiaH/ /ciaH/ /t͡ɕiaH/ /t͡ɕĭaH/ /t͡ɕi̯aH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhè ‹ tsyæH › /*tAk-s/ sugarcane

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
11896 0 /*tjaːɡs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. sugarcane

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. sugar cane

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ja) (hangeul , revised ja, McCune-Reischauer cha, Yale ca)

  1. sugar cane