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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(body) +  ‎(action) – the hips as an active part of the body.

Han character[edit]

(radical 130 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 月竹弓水 (BHNE), four-corner 77247, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 974, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29284
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1426, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2051, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+80A1

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (股), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 模
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 公戸切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kuoX/ /kuoX/ /koX/ /kuoX/ /kɔX/ /kuX/ /koX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kuX › /*kʷˤaʔ/ thigh

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
4311 0 /*klaːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. thigh; haunches
  2. share; portion
  3. (mathematics) the longest leg of a right triangle
  4. classifier for strength
  5. classifier for gas
  6. classifier for groups of people
  7. classifier for shares in a company

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Derived terms[edit]

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana また, romaji mata)

  1. (anatomy) crotch, the space between the thighs
  2. fork in a tree, river, and so on

Alternative forms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(go) (hangeul , revised go, McCune-Reischauer ko, Yale ko)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cổ, cỗ)

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