U+89D2, 角
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-89D2

[U+89D1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+89D3]
See also: , , and 𧢲

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 
Japanese
stroke order
 

Alternative formsEdit

In simplified Chinese, the central vertical stroke in 角 extends to the bottom (as in ), while in traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Vietnamese the central vertical stroke does not extend beyond the last horizontal line (roughly equivalent to enclosed under ). The difference applies to all simplified Chinese characters containing this radical. Note that the Chinese and Japanese stroke order is slightly different.

Han characterEdit

(radical 148 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 弓月土 (NBG) or 弓月手 (NBQ), four-corner 27227, composition(HTJKV) or ⿱(G))

  1. Kangxi radical #148, (horn).

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1139, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35003
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1606, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3919, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+89D2

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms
𧢲
“role; actor”

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sɡroːɡ, *kroːɡ
*kroːɡ
*kroːɡ, *ɡ·roːɡ
*kʰroːɡ
*ɡroːɡ
*ɡoːɡ
*ɡoːɡ
*ɡoːɡ

Pictogram (象形) – a horn.

Pronunciation 1Edit


Note:
  • jiǎo - colloquial (“horn; angle; corner; ten cents; role; actor; to contend; Horn mansion”);
  • jué - literary (“role; actor; music note; to contend; Horn mansion”).
Note:
  • go2 - vernacular;
  • juo2 - literary.

  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /t͡ɕiɑu²¹⁴/
/t͡ɕyɛ³⁵/
Harbin /t͡ɕiau²¹³/ 三~
/t͡ɕia²¹³/ 斜抹掉~
Tianjin /t͡ɕiɑu¹³/
/t͡ɕye⁴⁵/ ~色
Jinan /t͡ɕyə²¹³/
/t͡ɕiɔ²¹³/
Qingdao /t͡ɕyə⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /t͡ɕyo³¹²/
Xi'an /t͡ɕyo²¹/
Xining /t͡ɕyu⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /kə¹³/
/t͡ɕye¹³/
Lanzhou /t͡ɕyə¹³/ 一~錢
/kə¹³/ 牆~子
Ürümqi /t͡ɕyɤ²¹³/
/kɤ²¹³/
Wuhan /t͡ɕio²¹³/ 一~錢
/kuo²¹³/ 牛~
Chengdu /ko³¹/
/t͡ɕyo³¹/
Guiyang /ko²¹/ 牛~
/t͡ɕio²¹/ 一~錢
Kunming /ko³¹/
Nanjing /koʔ⁵/
/t͡ɕioʔ⁵/
Hefei /t͡ɕyɐʔ⁵/
/kɐʔ⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /t͡ɕyəʔ²/
Pingyao /t͡ɕyʌʔ¹³/
Hohhot /t͡ɕyaʔ⁴³/ ~~
/t͡ɕiɔ⁵³/ 圪~~
Wu Shanghai /koʔ⁵/
Suzhou /koʔ⁵/
Hangzhou /koʔ⁵/ 牛~
/t͡ɕiɑ⁵/ 一~
Wenzhou /ko²¹³/
Hui Shexian /kɔʔ²¹/
Tunxi /ko⁵/
Xiang Changsha /t͡ɕio²⁴/
/ko²⁴/
Xiangtan /ko²⁴/
Gan Nanchang /kɔʔ⁵/
Hakka Meixian /kok̚¹/
Taoyuan /kok̚²²/
Cantonese Guangzhou /kɔk̚³/
Nanning /kɔk̚³³/
Hong Kong /kɔk̚³/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /kak̚³²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /kɔyʔ²³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /ku²⁴/
/kɔ²⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /kak̚²/
Haikou (Min Nan) /kak̚⁵/

Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (10)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠʌk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚɔk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɔk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kaɨwk̚/
Li
Rong
/kɔk̚/
Wang
Li
/kɔk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɔk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jue
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiǎo
Middle
Chinese
‹ kæwk ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.[k]ˤrok/
English horn, corner

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 # 1/2
No. 6372
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kroːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. horn; antler
  2. angle; corner
  3. bugle; horn
  4. point
  5. (numismatics) one tenth of a yuan or dollar
    Synonyms: (máo)
  6. role; part; character
  7. actor; actress
  8. (music) third note in the Chinese pentatonic scale or mi
  9. to contend; to compete; to challenge
    /   ―  juédòu  ―  wrestle
  10. (astronomy) Horn mansion (one of the twenty-eight mansions)

CompoundsEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (37)
Final () (3)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/luk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/luk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/luk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ləwk̚/
Li
Rong
/luk̚/
Wang
Li
/luk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/luk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 6376
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡ·roːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Only used in 角里 (“placename”).

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かど, rōmaji kado)

  1. A corner (e.g., of a desk; compare ).
  2. An edge.
     (つくえ) (かど)
    tsukue no kado
    edge of the desk
  3. A street corner.

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かく, rōmaji kaku)

  1. angle
    入射角 (にゅうしゃかく)
    nyūshakaku
    angle of incidence
  2. A bishop (shogi). Abbreviation of 角行.

NounEdit

(hiragana つの, rōmaji tsuno)

  1. horn, antler
    鹿 (しか) (つの)
    shika no tsuno
    deer antlers

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gak, nok) (hangeul , , McCune-Reischauer kak, nok, Yale kak, nok)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(góc, dạc, giác, chác, giốc)

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