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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 159 +7, 14 strokes, cangjie input 十十戈十月 (JJIJB), four-corner 53027)

  1. cheek bone
  2. protective
  3. assist

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1244, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38342
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1720, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3533, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8F14

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(fu6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bo) (hangeul , revised bo, McCune-Reischauer po, Yale po)


Mandarin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • Original meaning: protective wooden bars that helped prevent a carriage from overturning

Noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. (archaic) protective wooden bars that helped prevent a carriage from overturning
  2. (archaic) cheek bone

Proper noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. (archaic) a Chinese surname

Verb[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. (literary) to assist

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*bhiǒ)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phụ)