See also:
U+732A, 猪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-732A

[U+7329]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+732B]

U+FA16, 猪
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-FA16

[U+FA15]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+FA17]
U+FAA0, 猪
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-FAA0

[U+FA9F]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+FAA1]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 94, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 大竹十大日 (KHJKA), composition )

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 714, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20511
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1126, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1351, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+732A

Chinese edit

Glyph origin edit

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

Definitions edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“pig; hog; swine; etc.”).
(This character is the simplified and variant traditional form of ).
Notes:

Japanese edit

Shinjitai
Kyūjitai
[1]


猪
or
+︀?
 
猪󠄀
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猪󠄃
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Kanji edit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for namesshinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. wild boar

Readings edit


Compounds edit

Etymology 1 edit

 
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Kanji in this term
いのしし
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
(kyūjitai)

Compound of (i, pig, boar, see below) +‎ (no, possessive particle) +‎ (shishi, beast, archaic).[2][3]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(いのしし) or (イノシシ) (inoshishiゐのしし (winosisi) or ヰノシシ (winosisi)?

  1. a wild boar, Sus scrofa
    Synonyms: 野荒らし (noarashi), 野猪 (noshishi)
Usage notes edit

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts (where katakana is customary), as イノシシ.

Derived terms edit

Proper noun edit

(いのしし) (Inoshishiゐのしし (winosisi)?

  1. a surname

Etymology 2 edit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
(kyūjitai)

/wi//i/

From Old Japanese, also used in the Man'yōshū (759 CE) as 借音 (shakuon) kana for ⟨wi⟩.

Ultimately from Proto-Japonic *wi.

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

() (i (wi)?

  1. a pig or wild boar
Derived terms edit

Etymology 3 edit

Kanji in this term
しし
Jinmeiyō
irregular
Alternative spelling
(kyūjitai)

From Old Japanese. First attested in the Kojiki of 712 CE.[6] From Proto-Japonic *sisi. Cognate with (shishi, meat of a beast).[6]

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(しし) (shishi

  1. collective term for beasts used as food
  2. (by extension) a wild boar, Sus scrofa
Derived terms edit

Proper noun edit

(しし) (Shishi

  1. a surname

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ ”, in 漢字ぺディア (Kanjipedia)[1] (in Japanese), 日本漢字能力検定協会, 2015–2024
  2. ^ Matsumura, Akira (1995) 大辞泉 [Daijisen] (in Japanese), First edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  3. ^ Shōgaku Tosho (1988) 国語大辞典(新装版) [Unabridged Dictionary of Japanese (Revised Edition)] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. 4.0 4.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tokyo: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  5. 5.0 5.1 NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN
  6. 6.0 6.1 獣・猪・鹿”, in 日本国語大辞典 (Nihon Kokugo Daijiten, Nihon Kokugo Daijiten)[2] (in Japanese), concise edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, 2000