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U+9D0E, 鴎
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9D0E

[U+9D0D]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9D0F]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
(extended)
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 196 +4, 15 strokes, cangjie input 尸大竹日火 (SKHAF), composition)

  1. seagull

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1484, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 7, page 4618, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+9D0E

Japanese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Extended shinjitai.

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. seagull

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Kanji in this term
かもめ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

Uncertain. One theory suggests from  (かも) (kamo, duck) + (-me, suffix expressing familitarity). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Compare (suzume, sparrow) and (tsubame, swallow).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana かもめ, katakana カモメ, rōmaji kamome)

  1. common gull (Larus canus)
  2. (by extension) a seagull (any seabird of the family Laridae)

Usage notes[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana かもめ, rōmaji Kamome)

  1. A female given name
  2. A surname​.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3