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U+72CA, 狊
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-72CA

[U+72C9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+72CB]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 94, +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 月山戈大 (BUIK), four-corner 60433, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 708, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20320
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1121, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1338, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+72CA

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qʰʷeɡ, *qʰʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ, *qʰʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ
*kʷeːɡ
*kʰʷeːɡ

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (28) (32)
Final () (128) (128)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () IV IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kwek̚/ /hwek̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷek̚/ /hʷek̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɛk̚/ /xuɛk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwɛjk̚/ /hwɛjk̚/
Li
Rong
/kuek̚/ /xuek̚/
Wang
Li
/kiwek̚/ /xiwek̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kiwek̚/ /xiwek̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ju xu
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwek ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʷˁek/
English [place name]

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 7034 7040
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
𥍟
Old
Chinese
/*kʷeːɡ/ /*qʰʷeːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (of a dog) to stare
  2. a bird spreading its wings
  3. a kind of ape