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U+5D17, 崗
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5D17

[U+5D16]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5D18]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 46, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 山月廿山 (UBTU), four-corner 22227, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 314, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8221
  • Dae Jaweon: page 616, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 780, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5D17

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*klaːŋ
*klaːŋ
*klaːŋ
*klaːŋ, *klaːŋs
*klaːŋ, *klaːŋs
*klaːŋ
*klaːŋ
*klaːŋ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *klaːŋ): semantic  (mountain) + phonetic  (OC *klaːŋ).

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation 1[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. hillock; mound
  2. lookout post
    /   ―  gǎngshào  ―  sentry post
    /   ―  gǎnglóu  ―  watchtower
  3. sentry

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Definitions[edit]

  1. Alternative form of (gāng).
Usage notes[edit]

In 花崗石花岗石 (huāgāngshí, “granite”) and 花崗岩花岗岩 (huāgāngyán, “granite”), is generally used instead of (gāng). In other cases, (gāng) is recommended.

Pronunciation 3[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (dialectal) Only used in 崗尖岗尖 (“brimful”).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gang) (hangeul , revised gang, McCune–Reischauer kang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cương)

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