Last modified on 4 September 2014, at 18:51
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +13, 16 strokes, cangjie input 心卜田女 (PYWV), X心卜田女 (XPYWV))

  1. bosom, breast
  2. carry in bosom

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 406, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11351
  • Dae Jaweon: page 747, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2362, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+61D0

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. feelings
  2. heart
  3. bosom, breast
  4. pocket

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Derivation unknown. May be alteration of futokoro, or futokoro may be alteration of futsukuro.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hu.t͡su.ku.ro/, [ɸɯᵝt͡sɯᵝkɯᵝɽo̞]

NounEdit

(hiragana ふつくろ, romaji futsukuro)

  1. the bosom, the breast
  2. a breast pocket, particularly the pocket-like space within the front of a kimono above the obi
    • 794: Shin'yaku Kegonkyō Ongi Shiki (page 92)
      心懐残忍 残謂多所殺戮也 今謂忍於殺戮 故云残忍也 心懐合云也 又下布都久呂 残害也 [...]
  3. a surrounded place, such as deep in the mountains
  4. one's purse
  5. one's mind

Etymology 2Edit

Derivation unknown. May be alteration of futsukuro, or futsukuro may be alteration of futokoro.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hu.to.ko.ro/, [ɸɯᵝto̞ko̞ɽo̞]

NounEdit

(hiragana ふところ, romaji futokoro)

  1. the bosom, the breast
  2. a breast pocket, particularly the pocket-like space within the front of a kimono above the obi
  3. a surrounded place, such as deep in the mountains
  4. one's purse
  5. one's mind

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin huái (huai2), Wade-Giles huai2)

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