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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qos): semantic  ‎(woman) + phonetic  ‎(OC *qoː, *kʰo).

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 女尸口口 (VSRR), four-corner 41416, composition)

  1. old woman, hag

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 269, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6640
  • Dae Jaweon: page 537, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1076, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5AD7

Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (24)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔioH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔioH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔuə̆H/
Li
Rong
/ʔioH/
Wang
Li
/ĭuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 10615
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qos/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally /omi1na/. Likely realized as [omina] (see Jōdai Tokushu Kanazukai). The initial /o/ expressed "grown, large" and contrasted with /wo/ "young, youth" found in womina "woman".

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana おみな, romaji omina)

  1. a grown woman
  2. an old woman

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gu) (hangeul , revised gu, McCune-Reischauer ku)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ẩu)

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