郭公

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Chinese[edit]

surname; outer city wall
 
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
simp. and trad.
(郭公)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (28)
Final () (104) (1)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kwɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwak̚/ /kəwŋ/
Li
Rong
/kuɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Wang
Li
/kuɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwɑk̚/ /kuŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guo gōng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guō gōng gōng
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwak › ‹ kuwng › ‹ kuwng ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʷˁak/ /*C.qˁoŋ/ /*C.qˁoŋ/
English outer wall impartial, just; public father; prince

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter–Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 4752 4092
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷaːɡ/ /*kloːŋ/

Noun[edit]

郭公

  1. (literary) puppet
  2. (literary) inadvertent omissions in text
  3. (literary, originally onomatopoeia) cuckoo

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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 カッコウ on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
かく > かっ
Grade: S
こう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 郭公[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

郭公 (hiragana かっこう, katakana カッコウ, rōmaji kakkō, historical hiragana くわくこう, historical katakana クワクコウ)

  1. a common cuckoo

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