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U+53A0, 厠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53A0

[U+539F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+53A1]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 27 +9, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一月金弓 (MBCN), composition)

  1. mingle with
  2. toilet, lavatory

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 162, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2981
  • Dae Jaweon: page 370, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 75, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+53A0

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the former (1969–1976) Singaporean simplified and variant form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Generally thought to be a compound of kawa and ya. Literally "river house", specifically a small building erected either near or over a stream used as a toilet.

The kanji 厠 is ateji. Other ateji include and .

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かわや, rōmaji kawaya, historical hiragana かはや)

  1. A place used for excreting human waste. Toilet.

See also[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(cheuk) (hangeul , revised cheuk, McCune-Reischauer ch'ŭk)

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