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U+88FE, 裾
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-88FE

[U+88FD]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+88FF]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 145, +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 中尸十口 (LSJR), four-corner 37264, composition)

  1. lapel, border of garment
  2. hem, hemline
  3. skirt

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1119, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34382
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1586, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3100, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+88FE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (22)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɨʌ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kiɔ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiɔ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɨə̆/
Li
Rong
/kiɔ/
Wang
Li
/kĭo/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯wo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 4266
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ka/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. bottom hem
  2. the edge or end of something

Readings[edit]

  • Go-on: (ko)
  • Kan-on: きょ (kyo)
  • Kun: すそ (suso, , Jōyō)

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
すそ
Grade: S
kun’yomi

From Old Japanese. Appears in the Man'yōshū, completed some time after 759 CE.[1]

Ultimate derivation unclear.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(すそ) (suso

  1. the bottom edge of a piece of clothing
  2. more specifically, the hem of a piece of clothing
  3. (historical) an additional piece of fabric added along the bottom edge of formal robes
  4. foothill, the edge of a mountain
  5. the downstream area of a river
  6. the bottom edge or end of something, such as one's hair or a bounded region on a go board
  7. the lower legs and feet of a person's body

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょ
Grade: S
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese (MC kɨʌ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(きょ) (kyo

  1. (historical) in the formal wear of court nobles, the end portion of an obi sash that is pulled through the knot and left hanging in back

References[edit]

  1. ^ c. 759, Man'yōshū (book 1, poem 40), text here
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(geo) (hangeul , revised geo, McCune–Reischauer kŏ, Yale ke)

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