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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

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, romaji 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)
  • IPA(key): [ha̠ha̠ki]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ははき, romaji 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

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

  1. (): broom
  2. (쓸다): to sweep

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Pinyin (da2), zhǒu (zhou3), Wade-Giles ta2, chou3)

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