See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Stroke order
(alternative)
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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形)

龜 龜 龜
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 213 +0, 16 strokes, cangjie input 竹月尸尸 (HBSS), 弓X山 (NXU), four-corner 27117)

  1. turtle or tortoise indifferently
  2. cuckold

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1537, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48847
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2078, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4809, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+9F9C

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping gau1, gwai1, gwan1, Yale gau1, gwai1, gwan1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ kwui, Guangdong kui1; kwi1 [Meixian], kwui1 [Kwangtung], Hagfa Pinyim gui1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gu, gyun, gwi) (hangeul [[, , 귀]], revised gu, gyun, gwi, McCune-Reischauer ku, kyun, kwi, Yale kwu, kyun, kwi)


MandarinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin guī (gui1), qiū (qiu1), jūn (jun1), Wade-Giles kuei1, ch'iu1, chün1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 龜茲

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA kui (kui1), ku (ku1))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(qui, quân, quy)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 18:01