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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *zlɯː): semantic  ‎(shell) + phonetic  ‎(OC *zlɯː)

Han character[edit]

(radical 154 +3, 10 strokes, cangjie input 月金木竹 (BCDH), four-corner 64800, composition)

  1. wealth, valuables, riches

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1204, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36664
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1666, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3624, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8CA1

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (15)
Final: (41)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: cái
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/d͡zʌi/ /d͡zəi/ /d͡zɒi/ /d͡zəj/ /d͡zᴀi/ /d͡zɒi/ /d͡zʱɑ̆i/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1062 0 /*zlɯː/

Noun[edit]

  1. wealth, riches

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tài)

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