TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

Note different Japanese and Chinese forms (center open in Japanese, a closed loop in Chinese). Note also that the bottom tail extends beyond the right side (in either form).

Han characterEdit

(radical 20 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 心口山 (PRU), four-corner 27712, composition)

  1. wrap, pack, bundle
  2. package
  3. bun

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 150, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2506
  • Dae Jaweon: page 340, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 257, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5305

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping baau1, Yale baau1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(katakana パオ, romaji pao)

  1. yurt

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(po) (hangeul [[]], revised po, McCune-Reischauer p'o)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin bāo (bao1), Wade-Giles pao1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 包裹 (bāoguǒ)
  • 牛角面包

See alsoEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bau)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bao)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:17