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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative forms[edit]

In Japanese, the bottom character is simplified to , rather than the traditional (dog).

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (dog) +  (nose) – like the stink of a smelly dog.

Han character[edit]

(radical 132 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹山戈大 (HUIK), four-corner 26430, composition)

  1. smell, stink, emit foul odor

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1000, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30103
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1456, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3047, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+81ED

Chinese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. (ancient form of ) (classical) odour
    • Shuo Wen Jie Zi (a dictionary in East Han Dynasty)
    • [Classical Chinese, trad. and simp.]
      Shān: yáng chòu yě. [Pinyin]
      The character 羴: sheep's smell indeed.

Adjective[edit]

  1. smelly, stinky

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chwi) (hangeul , revised chwi, McCune-Reischauer ch'wi, Yale chwi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, , , xấu)

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