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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic 𠯑 + semantic  (knife)

Han characterEdit

(radical 18 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 竹口中弓 (HRLN), four-corner 22600, composition)

  1. shave, pare off, scrape

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 138, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1943
  • Dae Jaweon: page 314, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 335, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+522E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale gwaat3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: かつ (katsu), けち (kechi)
  • Kun: けずる (kezuru), きさぐ (kisagu), きさげ (kisage), こそぐ (kosogu), こそげる (kosogeru)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gwal) (hangeul , revised gwal, McCune-Reischauer kwal)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin guā (gua1), Wade-Giles kua1)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 18:26