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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(to pound) +  ‎(rice)

Han character[edit]

(radical 119 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹X火木 (HXFD), composition)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (30)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɡɨuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɡiuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/guwX/
Li
Rong
/ɡiuX/
Wang
Li
/ɡĭəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/gi̯ə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiù

Definitions[edit]

  1. cooked, dry rice flour
  2. (same as ) cured dried grain
  3. parched wheat or rice
  4. (Cantonese) a lump
  5. (Cantonese) measure word

Compounds[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Usually written as in Cantonese