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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

A bird claw/talon (, represented as ) holding its offspring (), implying confidence

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 月弓木 (BND), four-corner 20407, composition)

  1. brood over eggs
  2. have confidence

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 278, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6948
  • Dae Jaweon: page 545, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1012, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5B5A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fu1, Yale fu1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bu) (hangeul , revised bu, McCune-Reischauer pu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fu2), (fu1), Wade-Giles fu2, fu1)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phu, phù)

Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 00:30