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U+7F36, 缶
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7F36

[U+7F35]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7F37]
See also: and

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
缶-order.gif

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
缶-oracle.svg 缶-bronze.svg 缶-bigseal.svg 缶-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*puːʔ
*puːʔ
*puʔ
*puʔ

Pictogram (象形) – a pot with a lid.

Japanese shinjitai Simplified from (elimination of ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 121 +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人十山 (OJU), four-corner 80772)

  1. earthen crock or jar (also used as a musical instrument in the court music of ancient China and the ritual music of Korea)
  2. Kangxi radical #121, (jar).

Descendants[edit]

  • (simplified form used in some characters such as 鉢)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 944, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28108
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1385, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2935, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7F36

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɨuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/piuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/piəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/puwX/
Li
Rong
/piuX/
Wang
Li
/pĭəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pi̯ə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
fǒu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
fǒu
Middle
Chinese
‹ pjuwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*p(r)uʔ/
English earthenware

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. 3266
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*puʔ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. pot; can
  2. tin can
  3. container
  4. jar radical (no. 121)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Originally from Dutch kan(cylindrical metallic container), with additional influence from English can(cylindrical metallic container). The kanji is an example of ateji.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かん, romaji kan)

  1. a can, a tin

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Japanese kama, signifying a container for high heat and referring variously to a hearth, oven, pot, kettle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かま, romaji kama)

  1. a boiler, as for a steam engine
Usage notes[edit]

For the boiler sense, this term kama is most often spelled using the kanji .

Synonyms[edit]

Korean[edit]

Hanja [漢字][edit]

‎(bu) (hangeul , revised bu, McCune-Reischauer pu, Yale pu)

장군 부 [janggun bu]

1. an earthern vessel that bulges in the middle and has a narrow mouth 2. referes to one of many types of the double-headed drums with a narrow waist in the middle 3. 洋甁, a glazed pot bulging in the middle with a narrow mouth 4. volume, capacity (=4斛) [1]

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phẫu, phễu, quán, phữu)

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