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Ba hkscs.PNG
Codepoint U+378E

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The character is the sound 巴 ba under a 尸 body radical, parallel to the character , meaning faeces.

Han character[edit]

(radical 44 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸日山 (SAU), composition)

  1. Used in the compound words 屎㞎㞎 (shǐ bǎ ba) and 㞎㞎 (bǎ ba), which are children's slang for excrement, dung. The character 㞎 can also be colloquially rendered as 屎巴巴.
  2. (dialectal) Weight measurement

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Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping baa2, paa4, Yale ba2, pa4)

  1. children's slang for dung, excrement

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (ba3), (pa2), Wade-Giles pa3, p'a2)

  1. children's slang for dung, excrement