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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 
Hong Kong
stroke order
 
Stroke order
(alternative)
 
Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 213 +0, 16 strokes, cangjie input 竹月尸尸 (HBSS) or 弓X山 (NXU), four-corner 27117)

  1. Kangxi radical #213, .

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1537, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48847
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2078, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4809, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+9F9C

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
alt. forms
𪚧
𪚿
𪚨
𪚦

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʷɯ, *kʷruʔ
*kʷɯ, *kʷrɯ

Pictogram (象形).

Etymology 1Edit

Austroasiatic. Compare Mon [script needed] (kwi̤ʔ, freshwater turtle), Nyah Kur [script needed] (thəwi̤iʔ, freshwater soft-shelled tortoise) (Schuessler, 2007).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • ku - vernacular;
  • kui - literary.
Note:
  • 1jy - vernacular;
  • 1kue - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (18)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiuɪ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷᵚi/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiuɪ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kjwi/
Li
Rong
/kjui/
Wang
Li
/kwi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guī
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 4616
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷrɯ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. turtle; tortoise
  2. (figuratively) cuckold

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɨu/
Pan
Wuyun
/kiu/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kuw/
Li
Rong
/kiu/
Wang
Li
/kĭəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯ə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiū
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 4614
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷɯ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Only used in 龜茲龟兹 (Qiūcí).

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (of skin) to crack; to become chapped

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. turtle

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gu, gyun, gwi) (hangeul , , 귀, revised gu, gyun, gwi, McCune-Reischauer ku, kyun, kwi, Yale kwu, kyun, kwi)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(qui, quân, quy)

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