兎 (radical 10, 儿+5, 7 strokes, cangjie input 竹中日戈 (HLAI))
The Kangxi dictionary lists 兎 as an unorthodox character (俗字) of 兔. However, it is the preferred form used in modern Japanese.
- KangXi: page 124, character 24
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1359
- Dae Jaweon: page 264, character 4
- Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 270, character 5
- Unihan data for U+514E
|For pronunciation and definitions of 兎 – see 兔 (“leporid; rabbit or hare; moon; etc.”).|
(This character, 兎, is a variant form of 兔.)
(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)
From Old Japanese, from Proto-Japonic *osanki, variant of *wosanki. Possibly cognate with Goguryeo 鳥斯含 (wosaham).
兎 • (usagi) (counter 羽)
- rabbit; hare; leporid
- As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as ウサギ.
兎 (eum 토 (to))
- 토끼 (tokki) rabbit, hare
- 달 (dar, dal) moon
兎: Hán Nôm readings: thỏ, thố
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- ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN