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U+561C, 嘜
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-561C

[U+561B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+561D]
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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 口十人弓 (RJON), four-corner 64027, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 206, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4231
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 674, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+561C

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (mouth; colloquial speech) + phonetic .

For etymologies 1–3, this is based on Cantonese (mak6).

For etymology 4, this is based on Mandarin (mài).

Etymology 1[edit]

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Borrowing from English mark, via Cantonese.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. brand; trademark
    / [Cantonese]  ―  dou1 mak1 [Jyutping]  ―  Knife Brand (a brand of oil in Hong Kong)

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Borrowing from English mug.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. empty can
  2. mug
  3. Classifier for number of cups or cans of rice, etc.
    今晚黐餐睇嚟 [Cantonese, trad.]
    今晚黐餐睇嚟 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Gam1 maan5 do1 zo2 loeng5 go3 jan4 lai4 ci1 caan1, tai2 lai4 jiu3 bou1 do1 jat1 mak1 mai5 zi3 gau3. [Jyutping]
    Since two more people are coming over for dinner tonight, it seems like we'll need to cook one more can of rice to have enough.

Etymology 3[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) great-great-grandson

Etymology 4[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Hokkien) Alternative form of (mài, “don't”).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): (ba)

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mím, mỉm)

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