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See also: 过
Note that the box in the upper part of 咼 differs between traditional Chinese and Japanese – in traditional Chinese it is on the left, while in Japanese it is on the right.
- pass, pass through, go across
- KangXi: page 1261, character 22
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39002
- Dae Jaweon: page 1753, character 6
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3849, character 8
- Unihan data for U+904E
- Grammatical particle used to emphasise an experienced action which has been completed and whose result no longer applies to the present situation. Similar to the English ever, e.g. have you ever been to Hong Kong?.
- Grammatical function marker used for comparison. Translates into the English word than.
過(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)
過 (hangeul 과, revised gwa, McCune-Reischauer kwa, Yale kwa)
- (Verbal suffix of past experience.)
- 你去過中國嗎？(Have you been to China?)
- 我姓過 (My name is Guò)
- To cross.
- To go over.
- To pass (time).
- To live.