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See also:
U+56B3, 嚳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56B3

[U+56B2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+56B4]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30, +17, 20 strokes, cangjie input 竹月竹土口 (HBHGR), four-corner 77601, composition𦥯(GHTK) or ⿱𦥯(J))

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 214, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4586
  • Dae Jaweon: page 436, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 704, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+56B3

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
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Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
嚳-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʰuːɡ): phonetic  (OC *ɡruːɡ) + semantic  (to tell). (OC *kuːɡs, *kuːɡ) may also be a phonetic component.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (29)
Final () (6)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kʰuok̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʰuok̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/kʰok̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kʰawk̚/
Li
Rong
/kʰok̚/
Wang
Li
/kʰuok̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kʰuok̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ku
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3826
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʰuːɡ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (historical or mythological) Emperor Ku
  2. to be urgent; to inform quickly

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. mythical emperor
  2. to inform quickly
  3. an urgent communication

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eum (gok))

  1. mythical emperor
  2. to inform quickly
  3. an urgent communication