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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  +  (one)

Han character[edit]

(radical 62 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 戈竹一 (IHM), four-corner 53200, composition)

  1. eleventh of twelve earthly branches (十二支): dog () of Chinese zodiac

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 411, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11535
  • Dae Jaweon: page 752, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1398, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+620C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping seot1, Yale seut1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana いぬ, romaji inu)

  1. the hour of the dog; a historical duel-hour equivalent to 7PM - 9PM
    • circa 935,: Tosa Nikki (page 3)
      それの年の十二月の二十日あまり一日の日のの刻に、門出す。
      I departed on the twenty and one day of the twelfth month of that year at the hour of the dog.

References[edit]

  • 1989, Masaharu Hasegawa; Yūichirō Imanishi, Hiroshi Itō, Hiroshi Yoshioka, Shin Nihon Koten Bungaku Taikei 24: Tosa Nikki, Kagerō Nikki, Murasaki Shikibu Nikki, Sarashina Nikki, Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4-00-240024-7:

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(sul) (hangeul , revised sul, McCune-Reischauer sul, Yale swul)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (xu1), Wade-Giles hsü1)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuất)