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TranslingualEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
丮-oracle.svg 丮-bronze.svg 丮-bigseal.svg 丮-seal.svg

Han characterEdit

(radical 2 +3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 弓手 (NQ), four-corner 17510, composition)

  1. to catch

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • (simplification in some characters, such as 孰)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɣiæk̚/ /kiɐk̚/ /kiɐk̚/ /kɯiak̚/ /kiajk̚/ /kĭɐk̚/ /kiak̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kjæk › /*[k]rak/ grasp

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
5779 0 /*kraɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to hold

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. to catch, to get

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(geuk) (hangeul , revised geuk, McCune-Reischauer kŭk)

  1. catch
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