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U+8FBB, 辻
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8FBB

[U+8FBA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8FBC]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 162 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input X卜十 (XYJ) or 卜十 (YJ), composition)

  1. crossroads
  2. street

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1253, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38711
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1735, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 6, page 3815, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8FBB

Japanese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

A  (こく) () (kokuji, Japanese-coined character).

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Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. crossroad; intersection

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
つむじ
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

/tumuzi//t͡sumuʑi/

Likely from Old Japanese. Attested in the Ruiju Myōgishō, completed around the late 11th century.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana つむじ, rōmaji tsumuji)

  1. crossing, crossroad, intersection
  2. street corner

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
つじ
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

/tumuzi//tuzi//t͡suʑi/

Shift from tsumuji above.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana つじ, rōmaji tsuji)

  1. crossing, crossroad, intersection
  2. street corner
  3. Synonym of 辻総 (tsujibusa)
Synoyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana つじ, rōmaji Tsuji)

  1. A surname​.
Usage notes[edit]
  • This kanji is said to be used by crypto-Christians in the Meiji period.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, ISBN 4-09-501211-0

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(sip) (hangeul , revised sip, McCune-Reischauer sip, Yale sip)

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