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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 181 +9, 18 strokes, cangjie input 日人一月金 (AOMBC), four-corner 61808, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1406, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43584
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1924, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4381, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+984C

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *deː, *deːs): phonetic  ‎(OC *djeʔ) + semantic  ‎(body part) – “forehead”.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (7) (7)
Final () (39) (39)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () IV IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dei/ /deiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/dei/ /deiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/dɛi/ /dɛiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dɛj/ /dɛjH/
Li
Rong
/dei/ /deiH/
Wang
Li
/diei/ /dieiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱiei/ /dʱieiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 11623 11635
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*deː/ /*deːs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. forehead
  2. title
  3. question, quiz, problem
  4. Classifier for questions.  all nouns using this classifier
  5. to sign; to write; to inscribe
  6. Alternative form of (, “to mention”).

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana だい, romaji dai)

  1. title
  2. theme
  3. problem

Counter[edit]

‎(hiragana だい, romaji -dai)

  1. questions on a test

Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana だい, romaji -dai)

  1. question on a test

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(je) (hangeul , revised je, McCune-Reischauer che, Yale cey)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đề)

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