TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic 广 (building) + phonetic  – a type of building.

Han characterEdit

(radical 53 广+5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 戈人木戈 (IODI), four-corner 00240, composition广)

  1. warehouse, storehouse, stores
  2. government
  3. prefecture
  4. prefect

SynonymsEdit

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 345, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9283
  • Dae Jaweon: page 654, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 877, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5E9C

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fu2, Yale fu2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji fu)

  1. The prefectural governments of Osaka and Kyoto.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fu3), duó (duo2), Wade-Giles fu3, to2)

CompoundsEdit

  • 府城
  • 府绸
  • 府邸
  • 府第
  • 府上
  • 府试

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phủ)

Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 18:42