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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  + 𣥂

Han characterEdit

(radical 77 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 卜中一竹 (YLMH), four-corner 21209, composition𣥂)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 574, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16264
  • Dae Jaweon: page 964, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1438, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6B65

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /pu⁵¹/
Harbin /pu⁵³/
Tianjin /pu⁵³/
Jinan /pu²¹/
Qingdao /pu⁴²/
Zhengzhou /pu³¹²/
Xi'an /pu⁴⁴/
Xining /pv̩²¹³/
Yinchuan /pu¹³/
Lanzhou /pu¹³/
Ürümqi /pu²¹³/
Wuhan /pu³⁵/
Chengdu /pu¹³/
Guiyang /pu²¹³/
Kunming /pu²¹²/
Nanjing /pu⁴⁴/
Hefei /pu⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /pu⁴⁵/
Pingyao /pu³⁵/
Hohhot /pu⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /bu²³/
Suzhou /bu³¹/
Hangzhou /bu¹³/
Wenzhou /bøy²²/
Hui Shexian /pʰu²²/
Tunxi /pʰu¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /pu⁵⁵/
/pu¹¹/
Xiangtan /bu²¹/
Gan Nanchang /pʰu²¹/
Hakka Meixian /pʰu⁵³/
Taoyuan /pʰu⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /pou²²/
Nanning /pu²²/
Hong Kong /pou²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /pɔ²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /puɔ²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /pu⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /pou³¹/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ʔbu³⁵/
/ʔbɔu²³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (3)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/buoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/buoH/
Shao
Rongfen
/boH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bɔH/
Li
Rong
/boH/
Wang
Li
/buH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱuoH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ buH ›
Old
Chinese
/*mə-bˤa-s/
English step

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 1051
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*baːs/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. step, pace
  2. (figuratively) step
    求職第一 / 求职第一  ―  qiúzhí de dìyī   ―  the first step to finding a job
  3. classifier for steps
  4. walk, stroll
  5. stance

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bo) (hangeul , revised bo, McCune-Reischauer po, Yale po)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bộ, bụa, buạ)

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