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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 196 +8, 19 strokes, cangjie input 木田竹日火 (DWHAF), four-corner 57927, composition)

  1. thrush

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1493, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47054
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2023, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4639, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9D87

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

  1. thrush
Derived termsEdit

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. a thrush (bird)

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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(tsugumi): a dusky thrush.
Kanji in this term
つぐみ
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

From the 連用形 ‎(ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb 噤む ‎(tsugumu, to shut up, to become quiet), from the way the birds cease singing after summer has ended.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (kokuji: Japanese-only)

NounEdit

‎(hiragana つぐみ, katakana ツグミ, romaji tsugumi)

  1. a thrush: a bird of genus Turdus
  2. (more specifically) a dusky thrush: Turdus eunomus

Usage notesEdit

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

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
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