Change viewing parameters
Switch to Russian version
Select another database

Chinese characters :

Search within this database
Character: "水" | Query method: Equal
\data\china\bigchina
Character:
Modern (Beijing) reading: shuǐ
Preclassic Old Chinese: tujʔ
Classic Old Chinese: twǝ́j
Western Han Chinese: twǝ́j
Eastern Han Chinese: ćwǝ́j
Early Postclassic Chinese: ćwíj
Middle Postclassic Chinese: ćwíj
Late Postclassic Chinese: ćwí
Middle Chinese: śwí
English meaning : water, river
Russian meaning[s]: 1) вода; водянистый; сок; сочный; жидкость; выделения; 2) воды; река; водный, речной; серебристый; 3) разница на курсе (обычно при перерасчете на серебро); приплата; доплата; отчисление, комиссия; 4) соблазнять; уговаривать добром; 5) сорт товара; 6) астр. Меркурий; 7) Шуй (фамилия)
Comments: MC ś- is irregular; a clear indication of *t- is given by Min forms: Xiamen cui3, Chaozhou, Fuzhou cui3.
Sino-Tibetan etymology: Sino-Tibetan etymology
Dialectal data: Dialectal data
Radical: 85
Four-angle index: 5501
Karlgren code: 0576 a-c
Jianchuan Bai: śui1
Dali Bai: śui1
Bijiang Bai: śui1
Shijing occurrences: 39.1, 43.1, 43.2, 57.4, 58.4
bigchina-reading,bigchina-ochn,bigchina-cchn,bigchina-wchn,bigchina-echn,bigchina-epchn,bigchina-mpchn,bigchina-lpchn,bigchina-mchn,bigchina-meaning,bigchina-oshanin,bigchina-comment,bigchina-stibet,bigchina-doc,bigchina-radical,bigchina-oshval,bigchina-karlgren,bigchina-jianchuan,bigchina-dali,bigchina-bijiang,bigchina-shijing,

Search within this database
Select another database

Total pages generatedPages generated by this script
5479229370
Help
StarLing database serverPowered byCGI scripts
Copyright 1998-2003 by S. StarostinCopyright 1998-2003 by G. Bronnikov
Copyright 2005-2014 by Phil Krylov