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Codepoint U+378E

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

The character is the sound 巴 ba under a 尸 body radical, parallel to the character , meaning faeces.

Han characterEdit

(radical 44 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸日山 (SAU), composition)

  1. Used in the compound words 屎㞎㞎 (shǐ bǎ ba) and 㞎㞎 (bǎ ba), which are children's slang for excrement, dung. The character 㞎 can also be colloquially rendered as 屎巴巴.
  2. (dialectal) Weight measurement

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping baa2, paa4, Yale ba2, pa4)

  1. children's slang for dung, excrement

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (ba3), (pa2), Wade-Giles pa3, p'a2)

  1. children's slang for dung, excrement
Last modified on 3 January 2013, at 20:13