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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (jade) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 96 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 一土廿金人 (MGTCO), four-corner 12134)

  1. unpolished gem, uncarved gem (in Chinese, it refers specifically to unpolished, uncarved *jade*)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 742, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21245
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1151, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1137, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+749E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale pok3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bak) (hangeul , revised bak, McCune-Reischauer pak, Yale pak)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (pu2), Wade-Giles p'u2)