See also:
U+6E26, 渦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6E26

[U+6E25]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6E27]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 水月月口 (EBBR), four-corner 37127, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 634, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17771
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1041, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1651, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6E26

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kloːl, *qloːl): semantic (water) + phonetic (OC *kʰʷroːl).

Etymology 1Edit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (95)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔuɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔuɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔuɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔwa/
Li
Rong
/ʔuɑ/
Wang
Li
/uɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔuɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wo1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 4377
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qloːl/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. whirlpool; eddy; vortex
  2. something shaped like a whirlpool; indentation; concavity

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (95)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kuɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwa/
Li
Rong
/kuɑ/
Wang
Li
/kuɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guō
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gwo1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 4363
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kloːl/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (, ) Guo (a river)
  2. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
goon

/kwa//ka/

From Middle Chinese (MC kuɑ, “eddy, swirl, whirlpool”).

PronunciationEdit

AffixEdit

() (kaくわ (kwa)?

  1. eddy, swirl, whirlpool, vortex
Usage notesEdit

This reading is only ever found in compounds.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
 
(uzu): a vortex in colored smoke, caused by the passage of an airplane wing.
Kanji in this term
うず
Grade: S
kun’yomi

/udu//udzu//uzu/

From Old Japanese.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(うず) (uzuうづ (udu)?

  1. eddy, swirl, whirlpool, vortex
    • Early 700s, 播磨国風土記 (Harima no Kuni Fudoki, “Chronicles of the Country of Harima”)
      絞水(うづ)(ふち)あり。(かれ)宇頭(うづ)(がわ)(なづ)く。
      uzu no fuchi ari. Kare, Uzugawa to nazuku.
      There is a deep whirl / eddy pool there. As such, it is called “Uzugawa” (Eddy River).
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Chinese (MC ʔuɑ).

Historical readings

PronunciationEdit

HanjaEdit

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 소용돌이 (soyongdori wa))

  1. Hanja form? of (whirlpool; eddy; vortex).

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Chinese (MC kuɑ).

Historical readings

PronunciationEdit

HanjaEdit

(eumhun 이름 (gang ireum gwa))

  1. Hanja form? of (name of a river).

ReferencesEdit

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [2]

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: oa

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ReferencesEdit