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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 154 +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 田中月山金 (WLBUC), four-corner 60806, composition)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1206, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36708
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1669, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3633, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8CB7

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(net) +  ‎(money cowrie)

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /mai²¹⁴/
Harbin /mai²¹³/
Tianjin /mai¹³/
Jinan /mɛ⁵⁵/
Qingdao /mɛ⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /mai⁵³/
Xi'an /mai⁵³/
Xining /mɛ⁵³/
Yinchuan /mɛ⁵³/
Lanzhou /mɛ⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /mai⁵¹/
Wuhan /mai⁴²/
Chengdu /mai⁵³/
Guiyang /mai⁴²/
Kunming /mæ⁵³/
Nanjing /mae²¹²/
Hefei /me̞²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /mai⁵³/
Pingyao /mæ⁵³/
Hohhot /mɛ⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /ma²³/
Suzhou /mɑ³¹/
Hangzhou /me̞⁵³/
Wenzhou /ma³⁵/
Hui Shexian /ma³⁵/
Tunxi /ma²⁴/
Xiang Changsha /mai⁴¹/
Xiangtan /mai⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /mai²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /mai⁴⁴/
Taoyuan /mɑi²⁴/
Cantonese Guangzhou /mai²³/
Nanning /mai²⁴/
Hong Kong /mai¹³/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /mai⁵³/
/bue⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /mɛ³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /mai²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /boi⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /mai²¹³/ ~办
/vɔi²¹³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (31)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mˠɛX/
Pan
Wuyun
/mᵚæX/
Shao
Rongfen
/mæiX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/maɨjX/
Li
Rong
/mɛX/
Wang
Li
/maiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/maiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
mǎi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 8727
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mreːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to buy; to purchase
    /   ―  mǎi le liàng xīn chē.  ―  I bought a new car.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. to buy

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(mae) (hangeul , revised mae, McCune-Reischauer mae, Yale may)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mãi, mạy, mảy, mấy, mới, mái, mải, với)

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