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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十一口田 (JMRW), four-corner 30606, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 288, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7230
  • Dae Jaweon: page 571, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 942, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5BCC

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Tibetan. Cognate with (, “blessing”).

Cognate with Tibetan ཕྱུག ‎(phyug), ཕྱུག་པོ ‎(phyug po, rich, wealthy), ཕྱུགས ‎(phyugs, all beasts that can be domesticated or subjugated by man; cattle).

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (1)
Final: (136)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: fòu
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/pɨuH/ /piuH/ /piəuH/ /puwH/ /piuH/ /pĭəuH/ /pi̯ə̯uH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ pjuwH › /*pək-s/ rich; wealth

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3372 0 /*pɯɡs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. abundant, ample
  2. rich, wealthy
  3. wealth

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. wealth
  2. enrich
  3. abundant

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phú)

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