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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  ‎(head) – part of the head.

Han characterEdit

(radical 181 +7, 16 strokes, cangjie input 大人一月金 (KOMBC), four-corner 41086, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1404, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43496
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1922, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4373, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9830

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kep̚/ /kiep̚/ /kep̚/ /kep̚/ /kɛp̚/ /kiep̚/ /kɛp̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5904 2 /*keːb/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (anatomy) cheek

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. cheeks
  2. jaw

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hyeop) (hangeul , revised hyeop, McCune-Reischauer hyŏp, Yale hyep)

  1. cheeks
  2. jaw
  3. amenity

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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