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U+8839, 蠹
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8839

[U+8838]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+883A]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142, +18, 24 strokes, cangjie input 十月一口戈 (JBMRI), four-corner 40136)

  1. moth
  2. insects which eat into cloth

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1104, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33896
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1567, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2908, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+8839

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*tjaɡs
*taːɡs
*taːɡs
*taːɡ, *tʰaːɡ
*tʰaːɡ, *tjaɡ
*tʰaːɡ
*tʰaːɡ
*tʰaːɡ, *raːɡ
*tjaɡ
*ŋrɯnʔ, *ŋ̊ʰjaɡ, *ŋaɡ
*rtaːɡ
*tjaɡ
*djaɡ
*djaɡ
*djaɡ
*djaɡ
*djaɡ

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (5)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tuoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/tuoH/
Shao
Rongfen
/toH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tɔH/
Li
Rong
/toH/
Wang
Li
/tuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tuoH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ tuH ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˁak-s/
English grubs in wood, 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. 11456
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*taːɡs/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. an insect that eats through paper, clothes, wood, etc.


SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): (to); (tsu)
  • Kun: きくいむし (kikuimushi); しみ (shimi)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(du) (hangeul , revised du, McCune–Reischauer tu, Yale twu)

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