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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 口人弓大 (RONK), four-corner 67034, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 197, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3913
  • Dae Jaweon: page 419, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 657, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5589

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡoː): semantic  ‎(mouth) + phonetic  ‎(OC *ɡoː) – connected to the mouth, the throat.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦəu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦəu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦəw/
Li
Rong
/ɣu/
Wang
Li
/ɣəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
hóu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
hóu
Middle
Chinese
‹ huw ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɡ]ˤ(r)o/
English throat

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. 5140
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡoː/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (anatomy) larynx
  2. (by extension) throat; gullet
  3. guttural

See alsoEdit

  • (yān, “pharynx”)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compound of 飲み ‎(nomi, drink) +‎ ‎(to, passage). nomi is is the nominalized form the for verb 飲む ‎(nomu, to drink).

NounEdit

‎(hiragana のみと, romaji nomito)

  1. throat

Etymology 2Edit

From ‎(nomito).

NounEdit

‎(hiragana のみど, romaji nomido)

  1. throat

Etymology 3Edit

nomito > nomto > nomdo > nondo.

NounEdit

‎(hiragana のんど, romaji nondo)

  1. throat

Etymology 4Edit

nomito > nomto > nomdo > nondo > nodo.

NounEdit

‎(hiragana のど, romaji nodo)

  1. throat

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

CounterEdit

‎(hiragana こう, romaji -kō)

  1. counter for fish
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hu) (hangeul , revised hu, McCune-Reischauer hu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hầu)

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