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Character U+5340, 區
Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5340
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+533F] [U+5341]
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Translingual[edit]

Shinjitai
Simplified
Traditional

Han character[edit]

(radical 23 +9, 11 strokes, cangjie input 尸口口口 (SRRR), four-corner 71716, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 155, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2691
  • Dae Jaweon: page 348, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 87, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5340

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
區-oracle.svg 區-bronze.svg 區-silk.svg 區-bigseal.svg 區-seal.svg

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  +  ‎(three men) – Many people () hide in .

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (29)
Final () (24)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰɨo/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰio/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰio/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰuə̆/
Li
Rong
/kʰio/
Wang
Li
/kʰĭu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰi̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 10605
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰo/

Definitions[edit]

  1. area; district; region; ward
  2. A surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔəu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔəu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəw/
Li
Rong
/ʔu/
Wang
Li
/əu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ōu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
ōu
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔuw ›
Old
Chinese
/*qˤ(r)o/
English (a measure)

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
Reading # 1/2
No. 10584
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qoː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gu, u) (hangeul , , McCune-Reischauer ku, u)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(khu, khù, au, âu)

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