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U+7B92, 箒
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7B92

[U+7B91]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7B93]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 118 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸一月 (HSMB), composition)

  1. broom

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 887, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26139
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1315, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2988, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7B92

Chinese[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. broom

Readings[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほうき
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

Alteration of hahaki.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ほうき, rōmaji hōki, historical hiragana はうき)

  1. broom
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ははき
Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ははき, rōmaji hahaki)

  1. broom
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chu) (hangeul , revised chu, McCune-Reischauer ch'u, Yale chwu)

  1. (): broom
  2. (쓸다): to sweep

Okinawan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested in the 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”) as はうち.[1] Cognate with mainland Japanese (hōki).

Kanji[edit]

(hiragana ほーち, romaji hōchi)

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ほーち, romaji hōchi)

  1. broom

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1896: 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”). In Japanese. http://kindai.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/992016/79
  • 沖縄語辞典 (Okinawago Jiten, “Okinawan Dictionary”)[1], 1963