Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 02:45

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
骨-order.gif
Stroke order
(alternative)
骨-aorder.gif

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 (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kwot › /*kˁut/ bone
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

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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

骨(ほね): bone

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

pone > ɸone > hone

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ほね, romaji hone)

  1. bone

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from Sanskrit कपालः (kapālaḥ). Cognate with (kawara, tile, particularly for roofing or flooring).

/kahara/: *[kapara] > [kaɸara] > [kawara]

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. a bone, particularly a covering bone such as the skull or kneecap

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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