TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 66 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 十口人大 (JROK), four-corner 48640, composition)

  1. ancient, old
  2. reason, because

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 469, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13161
  • Dae Jaweon: page 820, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1453, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6545

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale gu3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. late (deceased)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: (ko)
  • Kun: ゆえ (yue), こと (koto), ことさらに (kotosarani)

CompoundsEdit

  • 故事成語 (こじせいご, kojiseigo)
  • 故意犯 (こいはん, koihan)
  • 物故 (ぶっこ, bukko)
  • 病故 (びょうこ, byōko)
  • 吐故納新 (とこのうしん, tokonōshin)
  • 故障 (こしょう, koshō)
  • 故郷 (こきょう, kokyō)
  • 縁故 (えんこ, enko)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(go) (hangeul , revised go, McCune-Reischauer ko, Yale ko)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (gu3), (gu4), Wade-Giles ku3, ku4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cố, cớ)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:01