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U+5CE0, 峠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5CE0

[U+5CDF]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5CE1]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 46, +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 山卜一卜 (UYMY), four-corner 21731, composition𠧗)

  1. mountain pass
  2. crisis, climax

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 311, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8068
  • Dae Jaweon: page 611, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): not present, would follow volume 1, page 770, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5CE0

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“to wedge; to get stuck; to be jammed; to become tightly wedged; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

A 国字 (kokuji, Japanese-coined character).

Ideogrammic compound (會意): (mountain) + (up; ascend) + (down; descend).

Compare (かみしも) (kamishimo), (たお) (tao).

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
とうげ
Grade: S
kun’yomi

/tamuke//tauɡe//toːɡe/

Sound shift from 手向け (tamuke, tribute to a person about to depart).[1][2] It is said that these offerings were "given" to them as they traveled into the afterlife, akin to a mountain. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(とうげ) (tōgeたうげ (tauge)?

  1. mountain pass, ridge
  2. (figuratively) crisis, climax
Derived terms[edit]
Proverbs[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(たうげ) (Tauge

  1. A surname​.

(とうげ) (Tōgeたうげ (tauge)?

  1. A place name.
  2. A surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Various nanori readings.

Proper noun[edit]

(たお) (Tao

  1. A surname​.

(たおげ) (Taoge

  1. A surname​.

(とおげ) (Tōge

  1. A surname​.

(どうげさき) (Dōgesaki

  1. A surname​.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(sang) (hangeul , revised sang, McCune–Reischauer sang)

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