See also:
U+8EC0, 軀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8EC0
躿
[U+8EBF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8EC1]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 158, +11, 18 strokes, cangjie input 竹竹尸口口 (HHSRR), four-corner 21216, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1238, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38137
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1712, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 3812, character 22
  • Unihan data for U+8EC0

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
   

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰo): semantic  (body) + phonetic  (OC *qoː, *kʰo)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-kəw (body; chest; thorax; corpse) (STEDT). Congate with Tibetan སྐུ (sku, body) and Burmese ကိုယ် (kuiy, body).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • khu/khi - literary;
  • su - vernacular.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (29)
    Final () (24)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /kʰɨo/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /kʰio/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /kʰio/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /kʰuə̆/
    Li
    Rong
    /kʰio/
    Wang
    Li
    /kʰĭu/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /kʰi̯u/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 10607
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kʰo/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. human body

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    Shinjitai

    Kyūjitai

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. body

    ReadingsEdit

    • Go-on: (ku)
    • Kan-on: (ku)
    • Kun: むくろ (mukuro, ); からだ (karada, )

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (gu) (hangeul )

    1. body