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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: volume 5, page 3100, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+88FE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kaːls
*kaːls
*kɯ, *kas
*kaː, *kʰaː
*kaː
*kaː
*kaː
*kaː, *kaːs, *ɡaːʔ
*kaː
*kaː
*kaː, *kaːʔ, *kaːs
*kaː, *kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːʔ
*kaːs
*kaːs
*kaːɡs
*kaːɡs
*kaːɡs
*kaːɡs
*kaːɡs
*kaːɡs
*kʰaː
*kʰaː
*kʰaː
*kʰaː
*kʰaːʔ, *kʰaːs
*qʰaː, *ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaː
*ɡaːʔ
*ɡaːʔ
*ɡaːʔ
*ɡaːʔ, *ɡaːɡs
*ɡaːʔ
*ka
*ka
*ka
*ka, *kas, *kʰa
*ka
*ka
*ka
*ka
*ka, *ɡa
*kas
*kas
*kas
*ɡaːɡ

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]

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]

(hiragana すそ, rōmaji 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]

(hiragana きょ, rōmaji 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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