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See also:
U+77E9, 矩
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-77E9

[U+77E8]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+77EA]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 111, +5 in traditional Chinese, Japanese and Korean, 矢+4 in mainland China, 10 strokes in traditional Chinese, Japanese and Korean, 9 strokes in mainland China, cangjie input 人大尸尸 (OKSS), four-corner 81417 or 81817, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 824, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23947
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1236, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2582, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+77E9

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kaʔ
*ɡa
*ɡa
*ɡa
*ɡa
*ɡa
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ, *ɡas
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*ɡaʔ
*kʷaʔ
*kʷaʔ

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (24)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɨoX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kioX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kioX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kuə̆X/
Li
Rong
/kioX/
Wang
Li
/kĭuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ kjuX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[k]ʷ(r)aʔ/
English carpenter"s square

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 # 1/1
No. 7059
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷaʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. carpenter's square
  2. square (shape)
  3. rule; law
  4. (~州) (historical) Old name for 貴州贵州 (Guìzhōu, “Guizhou”) during the Yuan dynasty.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

  • On (unclassified): (ku)
  • Kun: さしがね (sashigane, ); かねざし (kanezashi); のり (nori, )

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(củ)

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