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See also:
U+6E26, 渦
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6E26

[U+6E25]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6E27]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 水月月口 (EBBR), four-corner 37127, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 634, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17771
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1041, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1651, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6E26

Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kloːl, *qloːl): semantic  (water) + phonetic  (OC *kʰʷroːl).

Etymology 1[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (95)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔuɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔuɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔuɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔwa/
Li
Rong
/ʔuɑ/
Wang
Li
/uɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔuɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 4377
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qloːl/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. whirlpool; eddy; vortex
  2. something shaped like a whirlpool; indentation; concavity

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

trad.
simp.
alternative forms

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (95)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kuɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kuɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwa/
Li
Rong
/kuɑ/
Wang
Li
/kuɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kuɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guō
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 4363
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kloːl/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. (, ) Guo (a river)
  2. A surname​.

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
goon

/kwa//ka/

From Middle Chinese (MC kuɑ, “eddy, swirl, whirlpool”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Affix[edit]

() (ka (historical kana くわ)

  1. eddy, swirl, whirlpool, vortex
Usage notes[edit]

This reading is only ever found in compounds.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
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(uzu): a vortex in colored smoke, caused by the passage of an airplane wing.
Kanji in this term
うず
Grade: S
kun’yomi

/udu//udzu//uzu/

From Old Japanese.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(うず) (uzu (historical kana うづ)

  1. eddy, swirl, whirlpool, vortex
    • Early 700s, 播磨国風土記 (Harima no Kuni Fudoki, “Chronicles of the Country of Harima”)
      絞水(うづ)(ふち)あり。(かれ)宇頭(うづ)(がわ)(なづ)く。
      uzu no fuchi ari. Kare, Uzugawa to nazuku.
      There is a deep whirl / eddy pool there. As such, it is called “Uzugawa” (Eddy River).
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eum (wa))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: oa

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