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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 196 +2, 13 strokes, cangjie input 大弓竹日火 (KNHAF), four-corner 47027, composition)

  1. pigeon
  2. collect, assemble

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1481, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46648
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2013, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4613, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+9CE9

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

  1. a type of bird
  2. (vulgar, Cantonese) penis (a substitution for the rarer word 𨳊)

InterfixEdit

  1. (vulgar) fucking
    / [Guangzhou Cantonese]  ―  Mat1 gau1 si6 aa3 nei5? [Jyutping]  ―  What the fuck is wrong with you?

Related termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. pigeon, dove
  2. (in compounds) to gather together (from the way that pigeons flock together)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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鳩 (hato): a pigeon, a dove.
Kanji in this term
はと
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

Possibly onomatopoeia from the hatahata sound of a dove or pigeon's wings in flight.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana はと, katakana ハト, romaji hato)

  1. a pigeon, a dove: a bird of genus Columba

Usage notesEdit

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana in biological contexts, as ハト.

IdiomsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gu) (hangeul , revised gu, McCune-Reischauer ku, Yale kwu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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