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See also:
U+95BE, 閾
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-95BE

[U+95BD]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+95BF]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 169, +8, 16 strokes, cangjie input 日弓戈口一 (ANIRM), four-corner 77153, composition)

  1. threshold
  2. separated, confined

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1337, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41384
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1843, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4303, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+95BE

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (32)
Final () (135)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/hwɨk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/hʷɨk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/xiuek̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/hwik̚/
Li
Rong
/xiuək̚/
Wang
Li
/xĭwək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xi̯wək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xu
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
hik1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5551
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qʰʷrɯɡ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) threshold; doorsill; doorstep; doorway
  2. (literary) limits; confines; boundary

Synonyms[edit]

  • (threshold):
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References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
いき
Hyōgaiji
goon

From Middle Chinese (MC hwɨk̚). Compare modern Cantonese (wik6, /wɪk̚²/).

The goon pronunciation, so likely the initial borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(いき) (ikiゐき (wiki)?

  1. threshold

Affix[edit]

(いき) (ikiゐき (wiki)?

  1. threshold
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しきい
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
敷居しきい
[noun] threshold, sill (bottom-most part of a doorway)
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
しきみ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see しきみ.
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above terms.)

(The following entry is uncreated: しきみ.)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yeok) (hangeul , revised yeok, McCune–Reischauer yŏk, Yale yek)

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