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CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-72E2

[U+72E1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+72E3]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 94, +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 大竹竹水口 (KHHER), composition)

  1. animal name

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 710, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20366
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1122, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1345, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+72E2

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰraːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*raːɡs
*raːɡs
*raːɡs
*raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡs
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ, *klaːɡ
笿 *ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ, *kraːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ, *kraːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ, *kraːɡ
*ɡ·raːɡ
*klaːɡ
*klaːɡ
*klaːɡ
*klaːɡ, *kraːɡ
*klaːɡ
*kʰlaːɡ
*kʰaːɡ
*ɡlaːɡ, *mɡraːɡ
*ɡlaːɡ
*ɡlaːɡ
*ɡ·raɡ
*kraːɡ
*kraːɡ
*kraːɡ
*kraːɡ
*kraːɡ
*kʰraːɡ
*kʰraːɡ
*kʰraːɡ
*ŋɡraːɡ
*ŋɡraːɡ
*ŋɡraːɡ
*ŋɡraːɡ
*ɡraːɡ
*ɡraːɡ

DefinitionsEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“badger; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. badger
  2. raccoon dog

ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: がく (gaku)
  • Kan-on: かく (kaku)
  • Kun: むじな (mujina, )

Etymology 1Edit

 
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A (mujina) from the 和漢三才図会 (Wakan Sansai Zue)
Kanji in this term
むじな
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

From Old Japanese, first attested in the Kojiki (712 CE).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana むじな, katakana ムジナ, rōmaji mujina)

  1. Synonym of 穴熊 (anaguma): a badger
  2. (regional) Synonym of (tanuki): a raccoon dog
    from the similarity of its fur color compared to a badger
  3. (mythology) a yōkai that shapeshifts and deceives humans
Derived termsEdit
ProverbsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
もじな
Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Shift from mujina above.[2]

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana もじな, rōmaji mojina)

  1. (regional) Same as むじな (mujina) above

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
うじな
Hyōgaiji
Irregular

From Old Japanese, first attested in the Nihon Shoki (720 CE).[1]

Possibly a shift from mujina above.

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana うじな, rōmaji ujina)

  1. (obsolete) Same as むじな (mujina) above

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hak) (hangeul , revised hak, McCune–Reischauer hak, Yale hak)

  1. (오소리 학, osori-): badger

SynonymsEdit

(hak)
(hwan)
- (-ung) "-bear"

See alsoEdit