See also:

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from in Japanese shinjitai.

Han characterEdit

(radical 213 +0, 11 strokes, cangjie input 弓田中山 (NWLU))

  1. turtle or tortoise
  2. cuckold

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 142, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 210
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 8 (in addendum), page 10, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+4E80

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. tortoise, turtle

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 青海亀 (あおうみがめ, aoumigame)
  • 赤海亀 (あかうみがめ, akaumigame)
  • 石亀 (いしがめ, ishigame)
  • 海亀 (うみがめ, umigame)
  • 阿亀 (おかめ, okame)
  • 亀卜 (かめうら, kameura or きぼく, kiboku)
  • 亀鑑 (きかん, kikan)
  • 亀甲 (きっこう, kikkō)
  • 亀甲模様 (きっこうもよう, kikkōmoyō)
  • 亀頭 (きとう, kitō)
  • 亀裂 (きれつ, kiretsu)
  • 銭亀 (ぜにがめ, zenigame)
  • 出歯亀 (でばかめ, debagame)
  • 金亀子
  • 花亀虫
  • 盲亀

NounEdit

Sea Turtle side - Churaumi Aquarium.jpg

(hiragana かめ, romaji kame)

  1. tortoise, turtle

Related termsEdit

  • 亀の甲
  • 亀の子
  • 亀の手

PhraseEdit

  • 盲亀浮木に値う (もうきふぼくにあう, mōki fubokuni au)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gwi, gyun) (hangeul [[, ]], revised gwi, gyun, McCune-Reischauer kwi, kyun)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin guī (gui1), Wade-Giles kuei1)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:33