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U+5185, 内
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5185

[U+5184]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5186]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
4 strokes
Stroke order
内-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 13, +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 人月 (OB) or X人月 (XOB), composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 128, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1512
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 97, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5185

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Chu slip and silk script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
内-oracle.svg 内-bronze.svg 内-silk.svg 内-seal.svg 内-bigseal.svg

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“inside; interior; internal; inner; room; inner room; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified and variant form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

Readings[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC nuʌiH); compare Mandarin (nèi):

From Middle Chinese (MC nʌp̚); compare Mandarin ():

From native Japanese roots:

Antonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
うち
Grade: 2
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
(kyūjitai)

From Old Japanese.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

(うち) (uchi

  1. inside, within (physical location)
    (ふく)(うち)(おに)(そと)
    fuku wa uchi oni wa soto
    Fortune in, evil out
  2. between, among
    (りょう)()うち(はい)らない
    ryōri no uchi ni hairanai
    does not count as cooking
    (literally, “does not enter the inside of cooking”)
    (あやま)った(うち)(はい)らない
    ayamatta uchi ni hairanai
    does not count as apology
  3. while, during, inside or within a span of time
    (わか)(うち)()(かい)(りょ)(こう)した(ほう)いい
    Wakai uchi ni sekai o ryokō shita hō ga ii.
    You should travel the world while you're young.
    するならいま(うち)
    Suru nara ima no uchi.
    If you're going to do it, do it now.
  4. (when used possessively) one's own, my, our
    (うち)(かい)(しゃ)
    uchi no kaisha
    our company
    • 1996 September 15, Adachi, Mitsuru, “5×4P 第1話 お茶をにごす [5×4P Chapter 1: Tea-Bragging]”, in SHORT(ショート) PROGRAM(プログラム) [SHORT PROGRAM], volume 2 (fiction), Tokyo: Shogakukan, →ISBN, page 104:
      あ———
      A———
      Ah—
      どうしたの サチコ?
      Dōshita no Sachiko?
      What is it, Sachiko?
      (おも)()した。うちのお(とう)さんだわ、あの(ひと)——
      Omoidashita. Uchi no otō-san da wa, ano hito——
      I remember now. That guy over there— is my father
      あ——
      A——
      Oh—
Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

(うち) (uchi

  1. (informal, women's speech) I, me

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ない
Grade: 2
Alternative spelling
(kyūjitai)

From Middle Chinese (MC nuʌiH).

Pronunciation[edit]
Affix[edit]

(ない) (naiない (nai)?

  1. inside
  2. (Empire of Japan) mainland Japan, as opposed to colonies

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Seventh Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun (an nae))

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Etymology 2[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun 들일 (deuril nap))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: nội, nói, nỗi, nòi, nụi, nồi

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Compounds[edit]