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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Pictogram (象形):  (fruit) +  (tree) – fruit () on a tree ().

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input (WD), four-corner 60904)

  1. fruit
  2. result

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 516, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14556
  • Dae Jaweon: page 904, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1168, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+679C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gwo2, Yale gwo2)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 果敢 (kakan): resolute, determined
  • 果実 (kajitsu): fruit, berry
  • 果樹 (kaju): fruit tree
  • 果汁 (kajū): fruit juice
  • 果糖 (katō): fruit sugar
  • 果肉 (kaniku): flesh of fruit
  • 果報 (kahō): good fortune
  • 果物 (kudamono): fruit
  • 青果 (seika): vegetables and fruits

Counter[edit]

(hiragana , romaji -ka)

  1. pieces of fruit

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji ka)

  1. fruit
  2. (Buddhism) phala, attained state, result
  3. (Buddhism) enlightenment (as the fruits of one's Buddhist practice)

See also[edit]

  • (in): cause, factor
  • 悟り (satori): Buddhist enlightenment

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gwa) (hangeul , revised gwa, McCune-Reischauer kwa, Yale kwa)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin guǒ (guo3), Wade-Giles kuo3)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quả, hủ)