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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
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
       
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.
  • Wu
  • 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

    Etymology 1Edit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun 거북 (geobuk gwi))

    1. tortoise, turtle

    Etymology 2Edit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun 이름 (ttang ireum gu))

    1. Only used in 龜玆 (Guja)

    Etymology 3Edit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun 터질 (teojil gyun))

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (qui, quân, quy)

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