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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 64 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 手手人 (QQO), four-corner 55030, composition)

  1. support, help
  2. protect
  3. hold on, hold onto

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 419, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11840
  • Dae Jaweon: page 765, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1833, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6276

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (3)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/bɨo/ /bʱi̯u/ /bio/ /bio/ /buə̆/ /bĭu/ /bio/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (1)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɨo/ /pi̯u/ /pio/ /pio/ /puə̆/ /pĭu/ /pio/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ bju › /*m-[p](r)a/ crawl
‹ bju › /*m-[p](r)a/ assist

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
3276 0 /*pa/
3280 0 /*ba/

VerbEdit

  1. to hold onto something as support

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phù, hùa, phò, vùa)

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