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U+5C59, 屙
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C59

[U+5C58]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5C5A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 44 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 尸弓中口 (SNLR), four-corner 77221, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 302, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7727
  • Dae Jaweon: page 599, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 976, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5C59

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

From a substrate Tai-Kadai language. Compare Zhuang ok (to emit, to produce, to defecate, to urinate, to fart).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

Verb[edit]

  1. (chiefly Cantonese, Hakka, dialectal Mandarin) to defecate or urinate

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): (a)