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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (person) +  (baby) – a person (mother) protecting her child.

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 人口木 (ORD), four-corner 26294, composition)

  1. protect, safeguard, defend, care

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 105, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 702
  • Dae Jaweon: page 222, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 160, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+4FDD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping bou2, Yale bou2)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana たもつ, romaji Tamotsu)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bo) (hangeul , revised bo, McCune-Reischauer po)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin bǎo (bao3), Wade-Giles pao3)

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CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bảo, bầu, bửu)

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