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U+96BB, 隻
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-96BB

[U+96BA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+96BC]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 172 +2, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人土水 (OGE) or X人土水 (XOGE), four-corner 20407, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1364, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41941
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1867, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4090, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+96BB

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. *

Glyph origin[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (bird) +  (hand).

To hold one bird is ; to hold two birds is .

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • chiah - vernacular;
  • chiak/chek - literary.
  • Wu

    • Dialectal data
    Variety Location 隻 (一)
    Mandarin Beijing /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵⁵/
    Harbin /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
    Tianjin /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹/
    Jinan /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹³/
    Qingdao /tʃz̩²¹³/
    Zhengzhou /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²⁴/
    Xi'an /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹/
    Xining /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
    Yinchuan /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
    Lanzhou /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩³¹/
    Ürümqi /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
    Wuhan /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
    Chengdu /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
    Guiyang /t͡sz̩⁵⁵/
    Kunming /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁴⁴/
    Nanjing /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩³¹/
    Hefei /ʈ͡ʂəʔ⁵/
    Jin Taiyuan /t͡səʔ²/
    Pingyao /ʈ͡ʂʌʔ¹³/
    Hohhot /t͡səʔ⁴³/
    Wu Shanghai /t͡saʔ⁵/
    Suzhou /t͡sɑʔ⁵/
    Hangzhou /t͡səʔ⁵/
    Wenzhou /t͡sei²¹³/
    Hui Shexian /t͡ɕiʔ²¹/
    Tunxi /t͡ɕi⁵/
    Xiang Changsha /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²⁴/
    /ʈ͡ʂa²⁴/
    Xiangtan /ʈ͡ʂo²⁴/
    Gan Nanchang /t͡sɑʔ⁵/
    Hakka Meixian /t͡sak̚¹/
    Taoyuan /tʃɑk̚²²/
    Cantonese Guangzhou /t͡sɛk̚³/
    Nanning /t͡sɛk̚³³/
    /t͡sek̚³³/
    Hong Kong /t͡sɛk̚³/
    Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /t͡sik̚³²/
    /t͡siaʔ³²/
    Fuzhou (Min Dong) /t͡siɛʔ²³/
    Jian'ou (Min Bei) /t͡si²¹/
    /t͡sia²⁴/
    Shantou (Min Nan) /t͡siaʔ²/
    Haikou (Min Nan) /t͡siak̚⁵/

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (23)
    Final () (123)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡ɕiᴇk̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡ɕiɛk̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡ɕiæk̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ciajk̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡ɕiɛk̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡ɕĭɛk̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡ɕi̯ɛk̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhi
    Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    zhī
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ tsyek ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*tek/
    English single

    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. 17243
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*tjaːɡ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. Classifier for one of a pair.all nouns using this classifier
      /   ―  zhī xié, yī duì xié  ―  one shoe, one pair of shoes
    2. Classifier for certain animals, boats and containers.all nouns using this classifier
      /   ―  zhī māo  ―  a cat
    3. one bird
    4. single
    5. alone
    6. unique

    Compounds[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to catch; to obtain; to get; to receive; to win; etc.”).
    (This character, , is a variant form of .)

    Etymology 3[edit]

    For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“two-; double; twin; etc.”).
    (This character, , is a variant form of .)

    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

    Readings[edit]

    Counter[edit]

    (hiragana せき, rōmaji -seki)

    1. boats or ships
      一隻 (いっせき)
      isseki
      one ship
    2. one of two, one of a pair
    3. birds, fish, or arrows

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (cheok) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏk, Yale chek)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (chiếc, chếch, chệch, chích, xếch, xệch, chỉ)

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