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See also:
U+932B, 錫
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-932B

[U+932A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+932C]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167, +8, 16 strokes, cangjie input 金日心竹 (CAPH), four-corner 86127, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1312, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40573
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1813, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4219, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+932B

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
variant forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
錫-oracle.svg 錫-bronze.svg 錫-silk.svg 錫-seal.svg 錫-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sleːɡs
*sleɡs
*ɦljeʔ
*leːɡs, *leɡ
*leɡs
*sljeɡ
*hljeɡ
*hljeɡ
*leɡ
*leɡ
*leɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*tʰeːɡ
*l̥ʰeːɡ
*sleːɡ
*sleːɡ
*sleːɡ

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • sek3 - vernacular;
  • sik3, sik1 - literary.
  • Hakka
  • Note:
    • siak - vernacular;
    • sit - literary.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • siah - vernacular;
    • siak/sek - literary.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (16)
    Final () (127)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () IV
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /sek̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /sek̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /sɛk̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /sɛjk̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /sek̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /siek̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /siek̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    xi
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 2/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ sek ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*s.lˤek/
    English tin

    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. 15042
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*sleːɡ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. tin; stannum
    2. (Cantonese) Alternative form of (sek3)


    Compounds[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Pronunciation[edit]



    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ sek ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*s-lˤek/
    English give

    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.

    Definitions[edit]

    1. Alternative form of (“to bestow; to confer”).

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    1. tin

    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]

    • New Nelson: 6292
    • Halpern: not listed
    • Halpern Learners: not listed
    • Heisig: 2764
    • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 8a8.7
    1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

    Etymology 1[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    すず
    Jinmeiyō
    kun’yomi

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana すず, rōmaji suzu)

    1. tin, Sn

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Kanji in this term
    しゃく
    Jinmeiyō
    on’yomi

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana しゃく, rōmaji shaku)

    1. Short for 錫杖.

    References[edit]

    1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
    2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (seok) (hangeul , revised seok, McCune–Reischauer sŏk, Yale sek)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (thiếc, tích, xích)

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    References[edit]