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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 66 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 十口人大 (JROK), four-corner 48640, composition)

  1. ancient, old
  2. reason, because

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 469, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13161
  • Dae Jaweon: page 820, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1453, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6545

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale gu3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. late (deceased)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(go) (hangeul , revised go, McCune-Reischauer ko, Yale ko)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (gu3), (gu4), Wade-Giles ku3, ku4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cố, cớ)