U+6FE0, 濠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6FE0

[U+6FDF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6FE1]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 85, +14, 17 strokes, cangjie input 水卜口人 (EYRO), four-corner 30132, composition )

  1. moat, trench, ditch
  2. Australia (a country and island in Oceania)
  3. (geology) Australia (a continent consisting of the islands of Australia, New Guinea and intervening islands)

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 656, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1066, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1771, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6FE0

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *ɡaːw) : semantic + phonetic (OC *ɡaːw).

Pronunciation edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter haw
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦɑu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦɑu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣɑu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦaw/
Li
Rong
/ɣɑu/
Wang
Li
/ɣɑu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣɑu/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
háo
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
hou4
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3750
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡaːw/

Definitions edit

  1. moat; trench; ditch

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. moat, trench
  2. (abbreviation) Australia (a country and island in Oceania)
  3. (abbreviation) (geology) Australia (a continent consisting of the islands of Australia, New Guinea and intervening islands)

Readings edit

Compounds edit

 
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Etymology 1 edit

Kanji in this term
ごう
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC haw).

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(ごう) (がう (gau)?

  1. moat, trench
Usage notes edit

濠 implies one with water, 壕 implies one without water.

Etymology 2 edit

Kanji in this term
ほり
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

The 連用形 (ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb 掘る (horu, to dig).

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(ほり) (hori

  1. ditch, canal
  2. moat
Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eum (ho))

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Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: hào

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