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U+8831, 蠱
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8831

[U+8830]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8832]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142, +17, 23 strokes, cangjie input 中戈中戈廿 (LILIT), four-corner 50107, composition)

  1. poison
  2. venom
  3. harm
  4. bewitch
  5. 18th hexagram of the I Ching ()

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1103, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33867
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1566, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2906, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+8831

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
 
Wikipedia has articles on:
巫蠱 (Written Standard Chinese?)
(Cantonese)
Gu (poison) (English)

Glyph originEdit

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

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuoX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kuoX/
Shao
Rongfen
/koX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɔX/
Li
Rong
/koX/
Wang
Li
/kuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuoX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ kuX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ˁaʔ/
English noxious vermin

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. 4339
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*klaːʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (historical) a type of artificially cultivated poisonous insect, the one remaining in the vessel where toxic insects are allowed to eat each other

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative form of (, “bewitchingly pretty; seductive”).

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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