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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 木金尸竹 (DCSH), four-corner 48927)

  1. variety of elm with small seeds

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 515, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14534
  • Dae Jaweon: page 903, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1173, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+678C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping fan1, Yale fan1)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. a wooden shake (as used in roofing)
  2. a pine tree (rare)

Readings[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of 枌板, 削板 (sogiita), itself a compound of 削ぎ (sogi, shaving, chipping, stem noun form of verb 削ぐ (sogu), “to chip or shave off”) + (ita, board, plank).

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Noun[edit]

(hiragana そぎ, romaji sogi, historical hiragana そき)

  1. a wooden shake or large shingle: a thin board or plank of wood chipped or shaved off a larger piece and used as roofing or siding
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Etymology 2[edit]

Uncommon alternate spelling for (matsu, pine tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana まつ, romaji matsu)

  1. Alternative spelling of : (rare) a pine tree
Usage notes[edit]

Seldom used. The spelling is much more common.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bun) (hangeul , revised bun, McCune-Reischauer pun, Yale pun)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin fén (fen2), (fu1), Wade-Giles fen2, fu1)

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