Last modified on 26 July 2014, at 12:14
See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – a child (top is head, bottom is body with arms); variant of , notably in .

Originally had 十 on the bottom, current form graphically  + .

In sense "dull, stupid", sense is from "child-like, simple like a child".

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 口木 (RD), four-corner 60904, composition)

  1. stay
  2. dull
  3. dull-minded, simple, stupid

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 181, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3395
  • Dae Jaweon: page 399, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 585, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+5446

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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Old Chinese Notes
1956 0 𪒴 /*tɯː/ 懛今字
1957 0 /*ŋɯː/ 獃今字

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. amazed, disgusted, shocked

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mae, tae, bo) (hangeul , , , revised mae, tae, bo, McCune-Reischauer mae, t'ae, po)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngốc)

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