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U+7078, 灸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7078

[U+7077]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7079]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 86 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 弓人火 (NOF), four-corner 27809, composition)

  1. cauterize with moxa or mugwort
  2. moxibustion

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 666, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18872
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1075, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2190, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7078

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡʷ·rɯs
*kʷlɯʔ
*kʷlɯʔ, *kʷlɯs
*kʷlɯʔ
*kʷlɯs
*ɡʷlɯs
*ɡʷ·lɯʔ

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • kù - vernacular;
  • kiù - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (28) (28)
Final () (136) (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɨuX/ /kɨuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/kiuX/ /kiuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiəuX/ /kiəuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kuwX/ /kuwH/
Li
Rong
/kiuX/ /kiuH/
Wang
Li
/kĭəuX/ /kĭəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯ə̯uX/ /ki̯ə̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiǔ jiù
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiǔ
Middle
Chinese
‹ kjuwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ʷəʔ/
English cauterize by burning tinder

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 6970 6972
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷlɯʔ/ /*kʷlɯs/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gu) (hangeul , revised gu, McCune-Reischauer ku, Yale kwu)

  1. () moxibustion

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cứu)

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