TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

In Japanese, the bottom character is simplified to , rather than the traditional (dog).

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (dog) +  (nose) – like the stink of a smelly dog.

Han characterEdit

(radical 132 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹山戈大 (HUIK), four-corner 26430, composition)

  1. smell, stink, emit foul odor

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1000, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30103
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1456, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3047, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+81ED

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale chau3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chwi) (hangeul , revised chwi, McCune-Reischauer ch'wi, Yale chwi)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin chòu (chou4), Wade-Giles ch'ou4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, , , xấu)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:37