TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
骨-order.gif
Stroke order
(alternative)
骨-aorder.gif

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (skull) +  (body)

Han characterEdit

(radical 188 +0, in Chinese 9 strokes, in Japanese 10 strokes, cangjie input 月月月 (BBB), four-corner 77227)

  1. bone
  2. skeleton
  3. frame, framework

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1447, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45098
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1973, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4406, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9AA8

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping gwat1, Yale gwat1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ kwut, Guangdong kut7; kwut7 [Meixian], Hagfa Pinyim gud5)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

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KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. skeleton
  2. bone

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 6784
  • Halpern: 2654
  • Halpern Learners: 1699
  • Heisig: 1288
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 4b6.14
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Etymology 1Edit

骨(ほね): bone

From Old Japanese. Possibly cognate with Korean (ppyeo, bone).

pone > ɸone > hone

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ほね, romaji hone)

  1. bone

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from Sanskrit कपालः (kapāla). Cognate with (kawara, tile, particularly for roofing or flooring).

/kahara/: *[kapara] > [kaɸara] > [kawara]

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かわら, historical hiragana かはら, romaji kawara)

  1. a bone, particularly a covering bone such as the skull or kneecap

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gol) (hangeul , revised gol, McCune-Reischauer kol, Yale kol)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (gu3), Wade-Giles ku3)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*guət)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA kut (kut4))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cốt, cọt, cút, gút)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:58