See also:
U+6B69, 歩
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6B69

[U+6B68]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6B6A]

TranslingualEdit

Glyph originEdit

Alteration of , with 𣥂 replaced by the more common .

Han characterEdit

(radical 77, +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input X卜中一竹 (XYLMH) or 卜中一竹 (YLMH), composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 576, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 16284
  • Dae Jaweon: page 966, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1441, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6B69

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to walk; to stroll; to measure distance by steps; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. walk
  2. a step

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (buH, step).

PronunciationEdit

CounterEdit

() (-ho (kyūjitai )

  1. steps

NounEdit

() (ho (kyūjitai )

  1. a step (as in footstep)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

() (fu (kyūjitai )

  1. (shogi) pawn (short for 歩兵 (fuhyō))

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

() (bu (kyūjitai )

  1. a unit of land measurement

Etymology 4Edit

Proper nounEdit

(あゆみ) (Ayumi (kyūjitai )

  1. A female given name

(あゆむ) (Ayumu (kyūjitai )

  1. A unisex given name

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. Rare variant of (to walk/step)