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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 167 +13, 21 strokes, cangjie input 金一月田 (CMBW), four-corner 81162, composition)

  1. radium

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1323, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40940
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1823, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4262, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+9433

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Etymology 1[edit]

From English radium.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. radium
Synonyms[edit]
  • (obsolete) (), (guāng)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Malay duit.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

(chiefly Singapore, Malaysia, Mainland Min Nan)

  1. copper cash; coin
  2. Classifier for copper cash.
    銅鐳 / 铜镭 [Min Nan]  ―  gō͘ lui tâng-lui [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]  ―  five copper cash
  3. (also slang in Hong Kong) money

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Transliteration character.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 鐳射镭射 (léishè).

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (37)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/luʌi/ /luɑ̆i/ /luᴀi/ /luoi/ /lwəj/ /luɒi/ /luɒi/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7715 2 /*ruːl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (archaic) bottle; pitcher

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]