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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
夂-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
夂-bronze.svg 夂-bigseal.svg 夂-seal.svg

Pictogram (象形) – footprint (pointing down), variant of . Compare , which has similar form in oracle script, but has leg pointing up, and 𡕒 (as in right side of , roughly ), which also has leg pointing down, but toe pointing left, hence different evolutions.

Han character[edit]

(radical 34 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 竹水 (HE) or X竹水 (XHE))

  1. go or walk slowly
  2. Kangxi radical #34, ‎(go).

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 244, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5691
  • Dae Jaweon: page 484, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 867, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5902

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (9)
Final () (17)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʈˠiɪX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈᵚiX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȶiɪX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈjiX/
Li
Rong
/ȶjiX/
Wang
Li
/ȶiX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȶiX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhǐ

Usage notes[edit]

(archaic) of

This character is easily confused with 夊 sui1, however this character means to catch up with someone from behind. (See Gao Shu-fan, 形音義綜合大字典.)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(truy)

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