See also:
U+56B3, 嚳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56B3

[U+56B2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56B4]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30, +17, 20 strokes, cangjie input 竹月竹土口 (HBHGR), four-corner 77601, composition𦥯(GHTK) or ⿱𦥯(J))

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 214, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4586
  • Dae Jaweon: page 436, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 704, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+56B3

ChineseEdit

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simp.
 
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Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰuːɡ): phonetic (OC *ɡruːɡ) + semantic (to tell). (OC *kuːɡs, *kuːɡ) may also be a phonetic component.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (6)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰuok̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰuok̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰok̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰawk̚/
Li
Rong
/kʰok̚/
Wang
Li
/kʰuok̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰuok̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ku
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3826
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰuːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (historical or mythological) Emperor Ku
  2. to be urgent; to inform quickly

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. mythical emperor
  2. to inform quickly
  3. an urgent communication

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (gok))

  1. mythical emperor
  2. to inform quickly
  3. an urgent communication