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U+750C, 甌
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-750C

[U+750B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+750D]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 98 +11, 16 strokes, cangjie input 尸口一女弓 (SRMVN), four-corner 71717, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 751, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21586
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1159, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1430, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+750C

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
甌-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰoː, *kʰo
*kʰoː
*kʰoː, *qoː
*qoː
*qoː, *qoːʔ
*qoː, *kʰo
*qoː
*qoː
*qoː, *qoːs
*qoː
*qoː, *qoːʔ
*qoː
*qoː
*qoː, *kʰu, *qo, *qos
*qoː, *qas
*qoː
*qoːʔ
*qoːʔ
*kʰl'o
*kʰjo
*kʰo, *kʰos
*kʰo
*kʰo
*kʰo
*kʰo
*qoʔ
*qos
*qos

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qoː) and ideogrammic compound (會意): phonetic  (OC *qoː, *kʰo, vessel) + semantic  (pottery).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *ʔəw-ŋ (pot; vat; jar).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.
Note:
  • au - vernacular;
  • o͘/io - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (34)
    Final () (137)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ʔəu/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ʔəu/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ʔəu/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ʔəw/
    Li
    Rong
    /ʔu/
    Wang
    Li
    /əu/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ʔə̯u/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    ōu
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 10586
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*qoː/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. small bowl; small cup; small tray
    2. Wenzhou
    3. A surname​.

    Compounds[edit]

    References[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

    1. small jar
    2. jug

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

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

    1. bowl, cup
    2. small tray

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (âu)

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