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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 18 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 卜口中弓 (YRLN), four-corner 02600, composition)

  1. split in two, slice
  2. dissect

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 141, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2034
  • Dae Jaweon: page 320, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 345, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+5256

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /pʰɑu⁵⁵/
Harbin /pʰau⁴⁴/
Tianjin /pʰɑu²¹/
Jinan /pʰɔ²¹³/
Qingdao /pʰɔ⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /pʰau²⁴/
Xi'an /pʰau²¹/
Xining /pʰɨ⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /pʰuə¹³/
Lanzhou /pʰɔ⁵³/
Ürümqi /pʰɤ²¹³/
Wuhan /pʰo⁴²/
Chengdu /pʰo⁵³/
/pʰau⁵³/
Guiyang /pʰo²¹³/
Kunming /pʰo⁵³/
Nanjing /pʰo²¹²/
Hefei /pʰʊ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /pʰau¹¹/
Pingyao /pʰu¹³/
Hohhot /pʰɔ³¹/
Wu Shanghai /pʰɤ³⁵/
/pʰu³⁵/
Suzhou /pʰɤ⁵¹/
Hangzhou /pʰei⁴⁴⁵/
Wenzhou /pʰɜ³⁵/
Hui Shexian /pʰo³²⁴/
Tunxi /pʰa⁴²/ ~開
/pʰo⁴²/ ~腹產
Xiang Changsha /pʰəu⁴¹/
Xiangtan /pʰo⁴²/
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian /pʰo⁵³/
Taoyuan /pʰo⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /pʰɐu³⁵/
/fɐu³⁵/
Nanning /pʰɐu³⁵/
Hong Kong /fɐu³⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /pʰɔ⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /pʰɛu³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /pʰe²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /pʰou⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /fɔi³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (2)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pʰɨoX/ /pʰi̯uX/ /pʰioX/ /pʰioX/ /pʰuə̆X/ /pʰĭuX/ /pʰioX/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (2)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pʰəuX/ /pʰə̯uX/ /pʰuX/ /pʰəuX/ /pʰəwX/ /pʰəuX/ /pʰəuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
pōu ‹ phuwX › /*pʰˤ(r)oʔ/ cleave, cut

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
9841 0 /*pʰoːʔ/
9873 0 /*pʰoʔ/

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‎(bu) (hangeul , revised bu, McCune-Reischauer pu)

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(phẩu, bo, mổ, phẫu)

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