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U+6A2A, 横
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6A2A

[U+6A29]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6A2B]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
15 strokes
Japanese
Simplified
Traditional

Glyph origin[edit]

Variant of .

Han character[edit]

(radical 75, +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 木廿中金 (DTLC), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 551, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15484
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1273, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+6A2A

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Transcribed ancient scripts
横-bigseal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic .

Definitions[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“middle rail of a wooden door; crosspiece; to lie crossways; to be situated crosswise; to be horizontal; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified and variant form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. sideways, horizontal
  2. next, next to

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
よこ
Grade: 3
kun’yomi

From Old Japanese, from Proto-Japonic *yəkə. Cognate with Kunigami (ゆく゚ー, yukū), Miyako (ゆく, yuku), Northern Amami-Oshima (ゆく゚, yuxu), Okinawan (ゆく, yuku), Yaeyama (ゆく, yuku), Yonaguni (どぅぐ, dugu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(よこ) (yoko

  1. side
    ドアの(よこ)
    doa no yoko
    side of the doors
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
おう
Grade: 3
goon

From Middle Chinese (MC ɦˠwæŋ, “horizontal”) and (MC ɦˠwæŋH, “violent; unexpected”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Affix[edit]

(おう) (ō (kyūjitai , historical kana わう)

  1. sideways, horizontal
  2. self-willed; arbitrary; unrestrained and aggressive
  3. sudden; unexpected
  4. brimming

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hoeng) (hangeul , revised hoeng, McCune–Reischauer hoeng, Yale hoyng)

  1. across