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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 177 +4, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿十人心 (TJOP), four-corner 44510, composition)

  1. boots (footwear)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1385, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42729
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1900, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4327, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+9774

Cantonese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale heu1)

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  2. boots

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. footwear, footgear: shoe(s), boot(s)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ku.tuꜜ/, [kɯ̥ᵝ˨.t͡sɯᵝ˦]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear. Some Japanese sources suggest a borrowing from or cognate with Korean 구두 (gudu, shoes), but then some Korean sources suggest that the Korean term was borrowed from Japanese (kutsu, “shoes”).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana くつ, romaji kutsu)

  1. footwear, footgear: a shoe, (a pair of) shoes; a boot, (a pair of) boots

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

  1. (가죽 화, gajuk-sin-): footwear made of leather

Compounds[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xuē (xue1), Wade-Giles hsüeh1)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngoa)

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