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CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7363

[U+7362]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7364]

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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 94, +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火口戈大 (FRIK), composition ⿰⿱𠮛)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 719, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20714
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1130, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 2, page 1369, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7363

JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
けだもの
Grade: S
kun’yomi

Literally "thing of hair". Compound of (ke, hair) +‎ (da, genitive marker) +‎ (mono, thing).[1][2] Medial -da- is a very rare genitive marker found in compounds, also seen in 果物 (kudamono, fruit).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana けだもの, rōmaji kedamono)

  1. an animal covered in fur, a beast

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
けもの
Grade: S
kun’yomi

Literally "hair thing". Compound of (ke, hair) +‎ (mono, thing).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana けもの, rōmaji kemono)

  1. an animal covered in fur, a beast
    • 1999 February 4, “ダーク・グレイ [Dark Gray]”, in Vol.1, Konami:
      からだが (はい) (いろ)けもの。あまり ()かけない () (ちょう)ないきもの。
      Karada ga haiiro no kemono. Amari mikakenai kichō na ikimono.
      A beast with a gray body. It is a rarely seen treasure of nature.
    • 1999 July 5, “モン・ラーバス [Mon Larvas]”, in BOOSTER 3, Konami:
      ラーバスがより (しん) ()したけもの (ちから)がパワーアップしている。
      Rābasu ga yori shinka shita kemono. Chikara ga pawā-appu shiteiru.
      A beast who evolved from Larvas and is now even more powerful.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
しし
Grade: S
Irregular

From (shishi, meat, flesh).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana しし, rōmaji shishi)

  1. (archaic) a beast (used for its meat, such as a boar or a deer)
IdiomsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Kanji in this term
じゅう
Grade: S
kan’yōon

/siu//ɕiu//d͡ʑiu//d͡ʑuː/

From Middle Chinese (syuwH, (wild) animal). Compare modern Mandarin reading shòu, Min Nan siù.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana じゅう, rōmaji , historical hiragana じう)

  1. beast
Derived termsEdit
IdiomsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • Tsukishima, Hiroshi (1079) Kojisho Ongi Shūsei 12: Konkōmyō Saishōōkyō Ongi (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Kyūko Shoin, published 1979, →ISBN.