See also: 𦥑, , , , and
U+81FC, 臼
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-81FC

[U+81FB]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+81FD]
U+2F85, ⾅
KANGXI RADICAL MORTAR

[U+2F84]
Kangxi Radicals
[U+2F86]

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 134, +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹X (HX), four-corner 77770)

  1. Kangxi radical #134, .

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1003, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30173
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1459, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3037, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+81FC

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Pictogram (象形): a mortar

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • khǔ/khū - vernacular;
  • kiǔ/kiū - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (30)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɡɨuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɡiuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/guwX/
Li
Rong
/ɡiuX/
Wang
Li
/ɡĭəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/gi̯ə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiù
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiù
Middle
Chinese
‹ gjuwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.[ɡ]ʷəʔ/
English mortar

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 # 1/1
No. 6977
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡuʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. mortar (hollow vessel used to pound or crush ingredients)
  2. something which resembles a mortar

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. millstone; mortar

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
うす
Grade: S
kun’yomi

From Proto-Japonic *osu ~ usu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(うす) (usu

  1. mortar

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (gu))

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: cối, cữu

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