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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from  ( → ).

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (two dogs) +  (words) (㹜 = + , two forms of “dog”). A place where dogs are barking (讠) at each other, a jail with guard dogs.

Han characterEdit

(radical 94 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 大竹戈女大 (KHIVK))

  1. prison, jail
  2. case
  3. lawsuit

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CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale yuk6)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin (yu4), Wade-Giles 4)

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 12:27