See also:
U+5920, 夠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5920

[U+591F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5921]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 36, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 弓弓心口 (NNPR), four-corner 27220, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 247, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5777
  • Dae Jaweon: page 491, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 864, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5920

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • kàu - vernacular;
  • kiò/kò͘ - literary.
Note:
  • gou3 - literary;
  • gao3 - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (29) (28)
Final () (137) (137)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰəu/ /kəu/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰəu/ /kəu/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰəu/ /kəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰəw/ /kəw/
Li
Rong
/kʰu/ /ku/
Wang
Li
/kʰəu/ /kəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰə̯u/ /kə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kōu gōu
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
No. 7065 7077 7082
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*koː/ /*koːs/ /*kʰoː/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to be enough; to be sufficient; to reach or achieve a desired level
    /   ―  Wǒ de qián bùgòu.  ―  I don't have enough money.
    一個 / 一个  ―  Yīge jiù gòu le.  ―  One is enough.
    他們 / 他们  ―  Tāmen shuō méi chī gòu.  ―  They say that they're still hungry. (lit. They say that they didn't eat enough.)
  2. to reach
    /   ―  gòu bù zhù  ―  can't reach
  3. to have enough of something; to have a sufficient amount of something
    / [Cantonese]  ―  gau3 saai3 je5 sik6 [Jyutping]  ―  having plenty of things to eat
    鳳爪 [Cantonese, trad.]
    凤爪 [Cantonese, simp.]
    keoi5 m4 gau3 daam2 sik6 fung6 zaau2. [Jyutping]
    He doesn't have enough guts to try chicken feet.
    /   ―  gòu le.  ―  I'm fine./I don't need more.
  4. (Hakka) serious; hardworking
  5. (Hakka) arrogant

SynonymsEdit

  • (Hakka) (la)

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, cấu)

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