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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 152 +9, 16 strokes, cangjie input 一人口尸水 (MORSE), four-corner 17247)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1198, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36435
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1660, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3618, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+8C6D

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kraː): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *kraːʔ).

Derivative: (“home”).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠa/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/ka/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kaɨ/
Li
Rong
/ka/
Wang
Li
/ka/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ka/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiā
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 5951
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kraː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. boar; male pig
  2. (in general) pig

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. boar
  2. male pig

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(ga) (hangeul , revised ga, McCune-Reischauer ka)

  1. a (male) hog
  2. a boar