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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 145 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十戈卜竹女 (JIYHV), four-corner 43750)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1116, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34258
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1581, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3086, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+88C1

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zlɯː, *zlɯːs): semantic  + phonetic 𢦏.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (15) (15)
Final () (41) (41)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/d͡zʌi/ /d͡zʌiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/d͡zəi/ /d͡zəiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɒi/ /d͡zɒiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/d͡zəj/ /d͡zəjH/
Li
Rong
/d͡zᴀi/ /d͡zᴀiH/
Wang
Li
/d͡zɒi/ /d͡zɒiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʱɑ̆i/ /d͡zʱɑ̆iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cái zài
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cái
Middle
Chinese
‹ dzoj ›
Old
Chinese
/*[dz]ˤə/
English cut out clothes

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 16498 16500
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*zlɯː/ /*zlɯːs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to cut out; to cut into parts
  2. to cut down; to decrease
  3. to dismiss
  4. to control
  5. to judge
  6. to select and plan
  7. form of writing
  8. Classifier for divisions of standard-size printing paper.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. cut out, judge

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • Halpern, New Japanese-English Character Dictionary

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jae) (hangeul , revised jae, McCune-Reischauer chae, Yale cay)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tài, trài)

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