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U+5496, 咖
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5496

[U+5495]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5497]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 口大尸口 (RKSR), four-corner 66000, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 185, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3523
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 610, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5496

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • ka - literary;
  • ko - vernacular (俗).

Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 咖啡 (kāfēi).

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 咖喱 (gālí) and 咖哩 (kālǐ).

Etymology 3[edit]

From Min Nan 角色 by shortening.

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Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. character; role (clarification of this definition is being sought)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): (ka)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ga) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer ka)

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