Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also:

Translingual[edit]

-
trad.
simp.

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(speech) + phonetic  – spoken words.

Han character[edit]

(radical 149 +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 卜口尸一口 (YRSMR), four-corner 07620, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1156, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35394
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1621, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3957, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+8A5E

Chinese[edit]

-
trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 邪 (17)
Final: 之
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 似兹切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/zɨ/ /zi/ /ziə/ /zɨ/ /zɨ/ /zĭə/ /zie/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11958 0 /*ljɯ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. word, term
    /   ―  diǎn  ―  (word) dictionary
    /   ―  dān  ―  (distinct) word
    /   ―    ―  word, term
  2. phrase, expression; speech, statement
  3. a kind of poetry originating in the Tang dynasty and flourishing during the Song dynasty

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ことば, romaji kotoba)

  1. Alternative spelling of 言葉

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(sa) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer sa, Yale sa)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(từ)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.