TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 水尸木 (ESD), four-corner 31904)

  1. ditch, canal, channel, gutter

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 633, character 48
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17764
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1040, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1645, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6E20

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping keoi4, Yale keui4)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Jyutping keoi4)

  1. a passage that water or other liquids may flow along, and it is made by people: channel, ditch, canal, drain
    渠務 = Drainage Services

Proper nounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Jyutping keoi4)

  1. Kui, a Chinese surname

PronounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Jyutping keoi4)

  1. 3rd person pronoun; he, she, it
    哪得清如許 = ask (someone) why it (the pond) can be so clean like that

SynonymsEdit

  • (3rd person pronoun):

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(geo) (hangeul , revised geo, McCune-Reischauer kŏ, Yale ke)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (qu2), Wade-Giles ch'ü2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cừ, gừa, khờ)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 07:06