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U+859B, 薛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-859B

[U+859A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+859C]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 廿竹口十 (THRJ), four-corner 44741, composition𠂤)

  1. kind of marsh grass
  2. the name of a feudal state
  3. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1061, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32123
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1525, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3303, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+859B

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
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薛姓

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sŋaːd
*ŋaːd, *ŋeːd
*ŋaːd, *ŋred
*sŋed
*sŋed
*ŋred
*ŋred
*ŋred
*ŋred
*ŋred

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • siat - literary;
  • sih - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (16)
Final () (81)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/siᴇt̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/siɛt̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/sjæt̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/siat̚/
Li
Rong
/siɛt̚/
Wang
Li
/sĭɛt̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/si̯ɛt̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xie
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xuē xuē
Middle
Chinese
‹ sjet › ‹ sjet ›
Old
Chinese
/*s.ŋat/ /*s.ŋat/
English spec. of plant (place name)

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. 14060
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sŋed/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seol) (hangeul , revised seol, McCune-Reischauer sŏl, Yale sel)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tiết)

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