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U+9F08, 鼈
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9F08

[U+9F07]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9F09]
See also: , , and

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 205 +12, 25 strokes, cangjie input 火大口X山 (FKRXU), composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1524, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48305
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2060, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4771, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+9F08

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  (OC *beds, *bed) + semantic .

EtymologyEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Derived termsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

 
Kanji in this term
すっぽん
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
 
Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Unknown, theories include:

  1. /supon//suɸon//sɨppõn/
    From スホン (suhon), the sound when it jumps into a river; or,
  2. /ɕɨbon//sɨppõn/
    Corruption of  (しゅ) (ぼん) (shubon, vermillion tray), a resemblance to its shell.

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana すっぽん, katakana スッポン, rōmaji suppon)

  1. Chinese softshell turtle

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(byeol) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer pyŏl, Yale pyel)

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