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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
谷-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
谷-oracle.svg 谷-bronze.svg 谷-bigseal.svg 谷-seal.svg

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(water) +  ‎(mouth)

Water comes from a valley.

Han character[edit]

(radical 150 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 金人口 (COR), four-corner 80608)

  1. valley, gorge, ravine
  2. grain (after is simplified to this character)
  3. a surname

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1189, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36182
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1652, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3902, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8C37

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. valley
  2. gorge
  3. ravine

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. valley

Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Kanji in this term
たに
Grade: 2
kun'yomi
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Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana たに, romaji tani)

  1. a valley (elongated depression between hills or mountains)

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana たに, romaji Tani)

  1. A surname​.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(gok, yok) (hangeul , , revised gok, yok, McCune-Reischauer kok, yok, Yale kok, yok)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cốc, góc, hốc, tân)

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