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See also: 西

Translingual[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
襾-bigseal.svg 襾-seal.svg

Han character[edit]

(radical 146 西+0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 一山月 (MUB) or X一山月 (XMUB), four-corner 10227)

  1. Kangxi radical #146, [Term?] ‎(west).

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1128, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34762
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1595, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2805, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+897E

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (32)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/hˠaX/
Pan
Wuyun
/hᵚaX/
Shao
Rongfen
/xaX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/haɨX/
Li
Rong
/xaX/
Wang
Li
/xaX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xaX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ X ›
Old
Chinese
/*qʰˤraʔ/
English cover

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. 14204
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qraːs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. cover

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 西.
(This character, , is a variant form of 西.)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]