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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kroːl, *kʷroːl): semantic  ‎(female) + phonetic  ‎(OC *kʰʷroːl)

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女月月口 (VBBR), four-corner 47427, composition)

  1. a goddess, the mythological sister and successor to Fu Xi

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 267, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6533
  • Dae Jaweon: page 535, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1059, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5AA7

Chinese[edit]

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simp.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (28) (28)
Final () (32) (99)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () II II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠuɛ/ /kˠua/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷᵚæ/ /kʷᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuæi/ /kua/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwaɨj/ /kwaɨ/
Li
Rong
/kuɛ/ /kua/
Wang
Li
/kwai/ /kwa/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwai/ /kwa/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guā guā
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 4385 4391
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kroːl/ /*kʷroːl/

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(wae, gwa) (hangeul , , revised wae, gwa, McCune-Reischauer wae, kwa)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(oa)

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