See also: and
U+7832, 砲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7832

[U+7831]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7833]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 112, +5, 10 strokes, cangjie input 一口心口山 (MRPRU), four-corner 17612, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 829, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24120
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1244, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2425, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7832

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“large gun; cannon; artillery; firecracker; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. cannon, artillery

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
ほう
Grade: S
on’yomi

/ɸau//ɸɔː//ɸoː//hoː/

From Middle Chinese (MC pʰˠauH).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(ほう) ( (historical kana はう)

  1. gun, firearm
  2. (by extension) Alternative spelling of 大砲 (cannon, artillery)

SuffixEdit

(ほう) (-hō (historical kana はう)

  1. gun
  2. cannon, artillery
  3. ordnance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC pʰˠauH). Recorded as Middle Korean 포〯 (Yale: phwo) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

HanjaEdit

Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

Wikisource

(eumhun 대포 (daepo po))

  1. Hanja form? of (cannon).

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(pháo)

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