Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 人弓一大 (ONMK), four-corner 27234)

  1. marquis, lord
  2. a Chinese surname

Derived characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 103, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 633
  • Dae Jaweon: page 218, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 167, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4FAF

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (侯), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 侯
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 戸鉤切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦəu/ /ɣə̯u/ /ɣu/ /ɦəu/ /ɦəw/ /ɣəu/ /ɣəu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
hóu ‹ huw › /*[ɡ]ˤ(r)o/ feudal lord

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5139 0 /*ɡoː/ 矦隸變

Definitions[edit]

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. marquis
  2. lord
  3. daimyo

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(hu, hye)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: hu, hye, McCune-Reischauer: hu, hye, Yale: hwu, hyey)
  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hậu, hầu)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

References[edit]