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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]

Borrowing 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

Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of ("money")
Variety Location Words
Classical Classical
Mandarin Beijing 錢兒
Tianjin
Jinan 票子
Xi'an
Wuhan 角子
Chengdu
Yangzhou
Hefei
Cantonese Guangzhou 銀紙
Hong Kong 銀紙
Taishan 銀紙
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian
Jin Taiyuan
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou
Min Nan Quanzhou
Xiamen
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Malaysia
Singapore
Chaozhou
Wu Shanghai 鈔票銅鈿
Hangzhou 銅鈿
Wenzhou 鈔票銅鈿番鈿
Chongming 鈔票銅錢番錢銅錢銀銅板
Xiang Changsha
Shuangfeng
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]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (42)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/luʌi/
Pan
Wuyun
/luoi/
Shao
Rongfen
/luɒi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lwəj/
Li
Rong
/luᴀi/
Wang
Li
/luɒi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/luɑ̆i/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
léi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 7715
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ruːl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (archaic) bottle; pitcher

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]