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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A bird claw/talon (, represented as ) holding its offspring (), implying confidence

Han character[edit]

(radical 39 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 月弓木 (BND), four-corner 20407, composition)

  1. brood over eggs
  2. have confidence

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 278, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6948
  • Dae Jaweon: page 545, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1012, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5B5A

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (孚), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 滂 (2)
Final: 虞
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 芳無切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pʰɨo/ /pʰi̯u/ /pʰio/ /pʰio/ /pʰuə̆/ /pʰĭu/ /pʰio/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3356 1 /*pʰuw/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bu) (hangeul , revised bu, McCune-Reischauer pu)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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