U+5154, 兔
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5154

[U+5153]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5155]
兔 U+2F80F, 兔
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-2F80F
免
[U+2F80E]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs Supplement 兤
[U+2F810]
See also: and

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Alternative formsEdit

Note that the standard Kangxi form is written with on top. The current form in traditional and simplified Chinese script is however written with on top. In Korean, the Kangxi form with on top is retained. A compatibility ideograph (U+2F80F) exists for the Kangxi character with on top.

Usage notesEdit

In Japanese, the unorthodox character (俗字) of 兔, is used instead.

Han characterEdit

(radical 10 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 弓山戈 (NUI), four-corner 17413, composition(GHTJ) or ⿳𫩏㇔(V) or ⿱⿸⿻㇓⿺㇟㇔(K))

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 125, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1368
  • Dae Jaweon: page 265, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 273, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5154

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       




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).
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tʰaːs, *daː
*tʰaːs
*tʰaːs
*daː

Pictogram (象形) – a rabbit.

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (6)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰuoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰuoH/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰoH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰɔH/
Li
Rong
/tʰoH/
Wang
Li
/tʰuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰuoH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ thuH ›
Old
Chinese
/*l̥ˤa-s/
English rabbit, hare

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 12509
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːs/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. leporid; rabbit or hare
  2. moon
  3. Short for 伏兔.
  4. A surname​.

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Mercury (planet)

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“tiger”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(to) (hangeul , revised to, McCune-Reischauer t'o)

  1. 토끼 (tokki) rabbit, hare
  2. (dal) moon

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thỏ, kim)

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