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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 172 +4, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸人土 (HSOG), 戈尸人土 (ISOG), four-corner 30214, composition)

  1. employ, to hire

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1365, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41976
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1870, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4096, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+96C7

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale gu3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(go, ho) (hangeul [[, ]], revised go, ho, McCune-Reischauer ko, ho, Yale ko, ho)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (gu4), Wade-Giles ku4)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cố)