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U+5893, 墓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5893

[U+5892]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5894]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 32 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 廿日大土 (TAKG), four-corner 44104, composition)

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 238, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5431
  • Dae Jaweon: page 476, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 470, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5893

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms 2nd round simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
墓-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mraː
*mraːɡs
*maːl
*maː
*maː, *maːɡ
*maː
*maː
*maː, *maːɡ
*maː
*maːɡs
*maːɡs
*maːɡs
*maːɡs
*maːɡs
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ
*maːɡ, *mraːɡ
*maːɡ
*mraːɡ
*mraːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *maːɡs): phonetic  (OC *maːɡ) + semantic .

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/muoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/muoH/
Shao
Rongfen
/moH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mɔH/
Li
Rong
/moH/
Wang
Li
/muH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/muoH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ muH ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.mˤak-s/
English grave (n.)

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9250
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*maːɡs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. grave; tomb

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. grave; graveyard

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
はか
Grade: 5
kun'yomi

From Old Japanese. Found in the Man'yōshū, completed some time around 759 CE.

Ultimate derivation unknown. One possibility is that the final ka may be (ka, suffix denoting place), as in the term 住み処 (sumika, dwelling, home, abode, literally living place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana はか, rōmaji haka)

  1. a grave, a tomb
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese (/muoH/ invalid IPA characters (H), grave, tomb). Compare modern Min Nan readings bō͘, bōng.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , rōmaji bo)

  1. a grave, a tomb
Usage notes[edit]

Seldom used in isolation. More commonly encountered in compounds.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(myo) (hangeul , revised myo, McCune-Reischauer myo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mộ, , mồ)

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