See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (metal) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 167 +10, 18 strokes, cangjie input 金戈月戈 (CIBI), four-corner 83142)

  1. large bell
  2. hoe, spade

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1317, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40718
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1817, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4239, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+939B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale bok3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bak) (hangeul , revised bak, McCune-Reischauer pak, Yale pak)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (bo2), Wade-Giles po2)

Last modified on 19 August 2012, at 04:59