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U+872E, 蜮
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-872E

[U+872D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+872F]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142, +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈戈口一 (LIIRM), four-corner 53150, composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms Pronunciation 1
mythical creature

Glyph origin[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (35)
Final () (135)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwɨk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷɨk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuek̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwik̚/
Li
Rong
/ɣiuək̚/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭwək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯wək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wik6
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 5550
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷɯːɡ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. (Chinese mythology) a small three-legged turtle-like creature that lives in water and spits sand at humans, often forcefully enough to kill them.
    Synonyms: 射工, 射影 (shèyǐng), 短狐, 水弩
  2. pestilent insect that eats young leaves
Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (33)
Final () (132)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwək̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷək̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuək̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwək̚/
Li
Rong
/ɣuək̚/
Wang
Li
/ɣuək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣwək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huó
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wak6
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 5555
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷrɯɡ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. toad

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]