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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
(alternative)
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (skull) +  (body)

Han characterEdit

(radical 188 +0, in Chinese 9 strokes, in Japanese 10 strokes, cangjie input 月月月 (BBB), four-corner 77227)

  1. bone
  2. skeleton
  3. frame, framework

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1447, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45098
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1973, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4406, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9AA8

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kwot › /*kˤut/ bone

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
4321 2 /*kuːd/ 冎亦聲

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. skeleton
  2. bone

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 6784
  • Halpern: 2654
  • Halpern Learners: 1699
  • Heisig: 1288
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 4b6.14
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Etymology 1Edit

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(hone): a bone.
Kanji in this term
ほね
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

/pone//ɸone//hone/

From Old Japanese. Possibly cognate with Korean (ppyeo, “bone”).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ほね, romaji hone)

  1. bone
  2. a rib,

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
かわら
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

/kapara//kaɸara//kawara/

Probably from Sanskrit कपालः (kapāla). Cognate with (kawara, tile, particularly for roofing or flooring).[2]

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かわら, romaji kawara, historical hiragana かはら)

  1. (archaic, rare) a bone, particularly a covering bone such as a skull or kneecap

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gol) (hangeul , revised gol, McCune-Reischauer kol, Yale kol)

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Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*guət)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cốt, cọt, cút, gút)

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