TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (ribs, flesh, body) – decay as aspect of the flesh.

Han characterEdit

(radical 130 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 戈戈人月人 (IIOBO), four-corner 00227)

  1. rot, decay, spoil
  2. rotten

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 987, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29625
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1439, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2933, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8150

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale fu2, fu6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bu)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: bu, McCune-Reischauer: pu, Yale: pu)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fu3), Wade-Giles fu3)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*bhiǒ)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hủ)

Last modified on 7 April 2014, at 16:57