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U+6EDD, 滝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6EDD

[U+6EDC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6EDE]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 水卜廿山 (EYTU), composition)

  1. onomatopoeic for the sound of falling rain
  2. an ancient name for Wu Shui
  3. a place in Guangdong province

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 643, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18067
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1050, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1706, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6EDD

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. waterfall, cascade
  2. rapids

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
たき
Grade: S
kun’yomi

/taki1/ invalid IPA characters (1)/taki/

From Old Japanese.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana たき, rōmaji taki)

  1. waterfall
    c. 1005, Shūi Wakashū (book 8, poem 1035), text here (also Hyakunin Isshu, poem 54)
     (たき) (おと) ()えて (ひさ)しくなりぬれど ()こそ (なが)れてなほ ()こえけれ
    taki no oto wa taete hisashiku narinuredo na koso nagarete nao kikoekere
    The waterfall's sound faded into nothingness a long time ago―but its name has come down still to be heard today.[2]
  2. (archaic) rapids
    c. 759, Man'yōshū (book 15, poem 3617), text here
     () () () () () () () () () () () () (なく) (せみ) () () () () () () () ()京師 (みやこ) () () () () () [Man'yōgana]
     (いは) (ばし) (たき)もとどろに () (せみ) (こゑ)をし ()けば (みやこ) (おも)ほゆ [Modern spelling]
    iwa-bashiru taki mo todoro ni naku semi no koe o shikikeba miyako shi omōyu
    (please add an English translation of this example)

Synoynms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana たき, rōmaji Taki)

  1. A place name
  2. A surname​.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ Steven D. Carter (1991) Traditional Japanese Poetry: An Anthology, Stanford University Press, ISBN 0-8047-2212-9, page 223