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U+8729, 蜩
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8729

[U+8728]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+872A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈月土口 (LIBGR), four-corner 57120, composition)

  1. cicada, broad locust

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1086, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33166
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1553, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2865, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8729

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Jyutping tiu4, Yale tiu4)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひぐらし
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひぐらし, katakana ヒグラシ, romaji higurashi)

  1. evening cicada
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
かなかな
Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Onomatopoeia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) なかな [kànákáná] (Heiban - [0])[1]
  • (Tokyo) なかな [kànákánáꜜ] (Odaka - [4])[1]
  • IPA(key): [kã̠na̠kã̠na̠]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かなかな, katakana カナカナ, romaji kanakana)

  1. evening cicada

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]

‎(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Pinyin tiáo (tiao2), Wade-Giles t'iao2)

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