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TranslingualEdit

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A tiger.

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): + (or )

Oracle hu3 tiger.svg

Han characterEdit

(radical 141 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 卜心竹弓 (YPHN), 卜心竹山 (YPHU), four-corner 21217, composition)

  1. tiger
  2. brave, fierce
  3. used as a surname

SynonymsEdit

  • (tiger, brave):
  • (year of the tiger):

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1073, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32675
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1539, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2819, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+864E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fu2, Yale fu2)

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HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ fú (fu2), Guangdong fu3, Hagfa Pinyim fu1, fu3)

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ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

ReadingsEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana とら, romaji tora)

  1. (mammal): a tiger

CompoundsEdit

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ho) (hangeul , revised ho, McCune-Reischauer ho, Yale ho)

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MandarinEdit

Mandarin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia cmn

EtymologyEdit

Possibly of Austronesian origin

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (hu3), Wade-Giles hu3)

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CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA hóo (hoo2))

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hổ)

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