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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogram (指事) – hills. Earlier form closer to , as in . Compare .

Han characterEdit

(radical 1 +4, 5 strokes, cangjie input 人一 (OM), four-corner 72101, composition)

  1. hill
  2. elder
  3. empty
  4. a name

Coordinate termsEdit

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 77, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33
  • Dae Jaweon: page 156, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 17, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E18

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale yau1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana おか, romaji oka)

  1. hill
     (おか) (くだ)
    oka o kudaru
    to go down a hill

Usage notesEdit

The most common kanji for this word is 丘.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gu)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: gu, McCune-Reischauer: ku)
  • Name (hangeul): 언덕 (revised: eondeok, McCune-Reischauer: ǒndǒk)
  1. hill

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin qiū (qiu1), Wade-Giles ch'iu1)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khâu, kheo, khưu)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 22:39