U+4D08, 䴈

CJK Unified Ideographs Extension A

Translingual Edit

Han character Edit

(Kangxi radical 196, +13, 24 strokes, cangjie input 竹大竹日火 (HKHAF), composition or )

References Edit

Chinese Edit

Glyph origin Edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic (OC *quːɡs) + semantic (bird).

Etymology 1 Edit

simp. 𬸩

Pronunciation Edit

Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

Definitions Edit

  1. Only used in 鶆䴈𱉵𬸩 (lái'ǎo).

Etymology 2 Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 𪁾 (“a kind of bird”).
(This character, , is a variant form of 𪁾.)