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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
錫-oracle.svg 錫-bronze.svg 錫-silk.svg 錫-bigseal.svg 錫-seal.svg

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.

Pronunciation[edit]



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
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ sek › ‹ sek ›
Old
Chinese
/*s-lˤek/ /*s.lˤek/
English give 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. to bestow; to confer
  3. (Cantonese) Alternative form of ‎(sek3)

Compounds[edit]

References[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, romaji 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, romaji shaku)

  1. Abbreviation of 錫杖.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3

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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