Last modified on 19 June 2014, at 14:52
See also: 豿

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 94 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 大竹心口 (KHPR), four-corner 47220, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 709, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20345
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1121, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1341, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+72D7

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From some language ancestral to modern Hmong-Mien languages.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (狗), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 侯
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 古厚切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kəuX/ /kə̯uX/ /kuX/ /kəuX/ /kəwX/ /kəuX/ /kəuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
gǒu ‹ kuwX › /*Cə.kˁroʔ {*Cə.[k]ˁroʔ}/ dog
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7068 0 /*koːʔ/

NounEdit

(classifier /, /)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) dog

SynonymsEdit

  • (archaic or dialectal)

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Peyraube, Alain. "Ancient Chinese." The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages. Ed. Roger D. Woodard. Cambridge UP, 2004. 1012.

JapaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. puppy, dog
  2. a sentinel
  3. a snoop or spy
  4. useless, wasteful

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 3565
  • Halpern: 345
  • Halpern Learners: not listed
  • Heisig: 2341
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3g5.5
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

NounEdit

(hiragana いぬ, romaji inu)

  1. puppy

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gu) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer ku, Yale kwu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cẩu)

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