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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 118 +17, 23 strokes, cangjie input 竹人一月 (HOMB), four-corner 88227)

  1. key
  2. an ancient notched vertical bamboo flute with three finger holes; still used in Korean court ritual music

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 905, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26771
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1330, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3032, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+7C65

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale yeuk6)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yak) (hangeul , revised yak, McCune-Reischauer yak, Yale yak)

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Noun[edit]

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}. an ancient notched vertical bamboo flute, of Chinese origin, with three finger holes; used today only in Confucian ritual music and dance in South Korea

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin yuè)

  1. (archaic) a musical instrument (a type of flute)

Middle Chinese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(transliteration needed)

  1. a musical instrument (a type of flute)

Descendants[edit]

  • Cantonese: (yeuk6)
  • Mandarin: (yuè)
  • Min Nan: (io̍k)

External links[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, POJ io̍k)

  1. (archaic) a musical instrument (a type of flute)