TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass) + phonetic  - bitter (as in bitter plants).

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿十口 (TJR), four-corner 44604, composition)

  1. bitter
  2. hardship, suffering

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1023, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30797
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1482, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3186, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+82E6

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fu2, Yale fu2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(go) (hangeul , revised go, McCune-Reischauer ko, Yale ko)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (gu3), (ku3), Wade-Giles ku3, k'u3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khổ, khủ, cỏ, , khó)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 11:06