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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 8 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 卜口月心 (YRBP), four-corner 00714, composition ⿱⿳)

  1. the name of a district in the Anhui province of China (Bozhou)
  2. capital of Yin

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 89, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 312
  • Dae Jaweon: page 188, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 287, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+4EB3

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

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





References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (large seal) and
  • Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (104)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/bwɑk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/bʷɑk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/buɑk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bwak̚/
Li
Rong
/buɑk̚/
Wang
Li
/buɑk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱwɑk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 16914
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*blaːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

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Usage notesEdit

The "bó" reading is used in the People's Republic of China while the "bò" reading is used in Taiwan.


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bak) (hangeul , revised bak, McCune-Reischauer pak)

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