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U+805D, 聝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-805D

[U+805C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+805E]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 128, +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 尸十戈口一 (SJIRM), four-corner 13450, composition)

  1. to cut the left ears of the slain

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 968, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29100
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1418, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2790, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+805D

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʷrɯːɡ): semantic (ear) + phonetic (OC *ɡʷɯːɡ, halberd; weapon). Largely displaced by (OC *kʷrɯːɡ).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (120)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠwɛk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷᵚæk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɐk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwəɨjk̚/
Li
Rong
/kuɛk̚/
Wang
Li
/kwæk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwæk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guo
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
gwak1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5563
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷrɯːɡ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. Alternative form of (guó, “to cut off the left ear of the enemy”).