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See also: 𠧗 and 𠀝
U+5361, 卡
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5361

[U+5360]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5362]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 25, +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 卜一卜 (YMY), four-corner 21231, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 158, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2781
  • Dae Jaweon: page 362, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 92, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5361

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

This character is a vertical stacking of (“up”) and (“down”) with fusion of the horizontal lines, thus representing being squeezed between above and below.

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Maybe cognate with (OC *kreːb, “to clip”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • khah/khá - vernacular (俗);
  • kha̍h - 闔 is used in the Mainland.

Definitions[edit]

  1. to wedge; to get stuck; to be jammed; to become tightly wedged
    魚刺喉嚨 / 鱼刺喉咙  ―  Yúcì zài hóulóng lǐ.  ―  A fishbone is stuck in the throat.
  2. to clip; to fasten
  3. to scrag; to choke
  4. (computing) to freeze up; to buffer; to stop loading; to lag
    奇怪地方  ―  zài qíguài de dìfāng  ―  it stopped (loading) at a strange frame
  5. (computing) laggy; slow; not responding
  6. pin; fastener
  7. checkpoint; checkpost
  8. (Gan) fishbone

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms Cantonese

From English card.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. card (Classifier: )
      ―  piàn  ―  card
    記憶 / 记忆  ―  jìyì  ―  memory card
    /   ―    ―  celebration card
      ―  shuā  ―  to swipe one's card
    [Cantonese]  ―  luk1 kaat1 [Jyutping]  ―  to swipe one's card
    電話 / 电话  ―  diànhuà  ―  phone card

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

simp. and trad.

From French calorie.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Short for 卡路里 (kǎlùlǐ).

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

simp. and trad.

From English car.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. truck; lorry
  2. railcar

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

simp. and trad.

From French cassette.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Short for 卡式 (kǎshì, “cassette”).
    /   ―  dài  ―  cassette
    錄音機 / 录音机  ―  shuāng lùyīnjī  ―  dual cassette recorder

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

simp. and trad.

From English carat.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Hong Kong) carat (unit of weight equivalent to 200 milligrams)

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eum (jap))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: tạp, ca

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