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U+4E80, 亀
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E80
乿
[U+4E7F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E81]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from in Japanese shinjitai.

Han character[edit]

(radical 213 +0, 11 strokes, cangjie input 弓田中山 (NWLU), four-corner 27716, composition)

  1. turtle or tortoise
  2. cuckold

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 142, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 210
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 8 (in addendum), page 10, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+4E80

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. tortoise, turtle

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Kanji in this term
かめ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Sea Turtle side - Churaumi Aquarium.jpg

‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana かめ, katakana カメ, romaji kame)

  1. tortoise, turtle
    • 2007, 蓮実香佑 Hasumi Kōsuke, おとぎ話の生物学 The Biology of Fairy Tales, page 28
       (やす)んで ()けてしまったウサギと (やす)まず (はし)って勝利 (しょうり)したカメ
      Yasunde makete shimatta usagi to yasumazu hashitte shōri shita kame.
      The tortoise that ran without resting and won, and the hare that rested and lost.

Related terms[edit]

Phrase[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gwi, gyun) (hangeul , , revised gwi, gyun, McCune-Reischauer kwi, kyun)

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