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U+5820, 堠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5820

[U+581F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5821]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 32, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 土人弓大 (GONK), four-corner 47134, composition)

  1. earthen watchtower
  2. battlements, battlemented walls

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 233, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5253
  • Dae Jaweon: page 470, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 465, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5820

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡoːs): semantic  (soil; earth) + phonetic  (OC *ɡoː).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦəuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦəuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣəuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦəwH/
Li
Rong
/ɣuH/
Wang
Li
/ɣəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣə̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
hòu
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5155
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
𠋫
Old
Chinese
/*ɡoːs/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. battlements
  2. battlemented walls

Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): こう (kō), (ku)
  • Kun: ものみ (monomi)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hu) (hangeul , revised hu, McCune–Reischauer hu)

  1. high ground, heights
  2. watchtower