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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)

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

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (1)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɨoX/ /pi̯uX/ /pioX/ /pioX/ /puə̆X/ /pĭuX/ /pioX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ pjuX › /*p(r)oʔ/ repository

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
3511 0 /*poʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana , romaji fu)

  1. The prefectural governments of Osaka and Kyoto.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phủ)

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