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U+4F53, 体
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4F53

[U+4F52]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4F54]
See also:

Translingual

Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Han character

(radical 9 +5, 7 strokes, cangjie input 人木一 (ODM), four-corner 25230, composition)

  1. body (as simplification of 體)
  2. group, class, body, unit (as simplification of 體)
  3. inferior (as traditional 体)

Usage notes

Readings as traditional 体 (inferior):

  • ban6 (Cantonese), bèn (Mandarin), bun (Korean), or hon (Japanese).

Readings as simplification of 體 (body, group):

  • Cantonese tai2, Mandarin , Korean che, Japanese tei and tai, and Vietnamese thể.

See also

References

  • KangXi: page 98, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 509
  • Dae Jaweon: page 208, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 130, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4F53

Chinese

Etymology 1

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese

Kanji

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

  1. body

Readings

Etymology 1

Kanji in this term
からだ
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Pronunciation

Alternative forms

Noun

(hiragana からだ, romaji karada)

  1. body
  2. health
Derived terms
  • 体付 (からだつ) (karadatsuki)

Etymology 2

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese (thejX, body).

Pronunciation

Counter

(hiragana たい, romaji -tai)

  1. counter for humanoid objects

Noun

(hiragana たい, romaji tai)

  1. body
  2. form
  3. (algebra) field (commutative ring with invertible nonzero elements)
Derived terms

Etymology 3

Kanji in this term
てい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Pronunciation

Alternative forms

Noun

(hiragana てい, romaji tei)

  1. appearance
Derived terms

References

  1. 1 2 3 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 1 2 3 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean

Hanja

(bun, che)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: bun, che, McCune-Reischauer: pun, ch'e, Yale: pun, chey)
  • Name (hangeul): 용렬하다,  (revised: yongnyeolhada, mom, McCune-Reischauer: yongnyŏrhada, mom, Yale: yonglyelhada, mom)
  1. mediocre (분)
  2. rough
  3. pallbearer
  4. body (체)
  5. personally
  6. shape
  7. root
  8. formality
  9. matter
  10. object
  11. handwriting
  12. style
  13. experience
  14. get by experience
  15. acknowledge
  16. think
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Vietnamese

Han character

(thể)

  1. body