TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 176 +7, 16 strokes, cangjie input 一田戈十月 (MWIJB), composition)

  1. face
  2. cheeks
  3. jaw

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fu2, fu6, Yale fu2, fu6)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. cheek, cheekbone

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with (kamachi, frame).

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かまち, rōmaji kamachi)

  1. the upper and lower jaw bones and cheek bones
Derived termsEdit
  • (kabachi)
  • (tsuragamachi)

Etymology 2Edit

/kamati/ → /kabati/. Medial -m- looses nasality and becomes a plosive. Cognate with (kamachi).

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かばち, rōmaji kabachi)

  1. the upper and lower jaw bones and cheek bones
Derived termsEdit
  • (tsurakabachi)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fu3), Wade-Giles fu3)

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