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U+8446, 葆
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8446

[U+8445]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8447]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140, +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿人口木 (TORD), four-corner 44294, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1043, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31381
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1504, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3250, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+8446

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *puːʔ): semantic (grass) + phonetic (OC *puːʔ).

Pronunciation 1[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɑuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/pɑuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/pɑuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pawX/
Li
Rong
/pɑuX/
Wang
Li
/pɑuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pɑuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bǎo
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
bou2
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 323
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*puːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) Alternative form of (bǎo, “to keep; to preserve”).
    青春  ―  yǒngbǎo qīngchūn  ―  to keep alive the fervor of youth
  2. (literary) luxuriant growth; luxuriant
  3. (literary) ornament made of feather
  4. (literary) to hide; to conceal
  5. (literary) Alternative form of (bǎo), in various other senses.
  6. (literary) Alternative form of (bǎo, “treasure; cherish”).
  7. (literary) Alternative form of (bǎo, “castle”).
  8. (literary) Alternative form of (bǎo, “swaddling clothes”).

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (literary) Alternative form of (bāo, “tall; lofty”).
  2. (literary) Alternative form of (bāo, “to wrap; to bind up”).

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bo) (hangeul , revised bo, McCune–Reischauer po, Yale po)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: bảo

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