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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 37 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹月大 (HBK), X竹月大 (XHBK), composition ⿱⿵⿱丿)

  1. mysterious, obscure, profound

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 253, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5981
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 545, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5965

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (奥), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 烏到切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɑuH/ /ʔɑuH/ /ʔɑuH/ /ʔɑuH/ /ʔawH/ /ɑuH/ /ʔɑuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
ào ‹ ʔawH › /*ʔˁuk-s/ southwest corner of a house
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
72 1 /*quːɡs/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana おく, romaji oku)

  1. interior
  2. back, rear
  3. inside the house
  4. one's heart, true feelings

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(o, uk) (hangeul , , revised o, uk, McCune-Reischauer o, uk)

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