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TranslingualEdit

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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

Note different Japanese and Chinese forms (center open in Japanese, a closed loop in Chinese). Note also that the bottom tail extends beyond the right side (in either form).

Han characterEdit

(radical 20 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 心口山 (PRU), four-corner 27712, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 150, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2506
  • Dae Jaweon: page 340, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 257, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5305

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (1)
Final:
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɣau/ /pau/ /pau/ /pɯau/ /paɨw/ /pau/ /pau/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
bāo ‹ pæw › /*pˤ<r>u/ wrap, bundle

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
273 1 /*pruː/

NounEdit

  1. bundle
  2. parcel, package
  3. (food) baozi
  4. (food) bun (any fluffy pastry)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to wrap up; to enwrap; to bundle up

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(katakana パオ, romaji pao)

  1. yurt

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(po) (hangeul , revised po, McCune-Reischauer p'o)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bao)

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