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U+9D87, 鶇
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9D87

[U+9D86]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9D88]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 196 +8, 19 strokes, cangjie input 木田竹日火 (DWHAF), four-corner 57927, composition)

  1. thrush

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1493, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47054
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2023, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4639, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9D87

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

  1. thrush
Derived terms[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. a thrush (bird)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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(tsugumi): a dusky thrush.
Kanji in this term
つぐみ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

From the 連用形 (ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb 噤む (tsugumu, to shut up, to become quiet), from the way the birds cease singing after summer has ended.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (kokuji: Japanese-only)

Noun[edit]

(hiragana つぐみ, katakana ツグミ, rōmaji tsugumi)

  1. a thrush: a bird of genus Turdus
  2. (more specifically) a dusky thrush: Turdus eunomus

Usage notes[edit]

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as ツグミ.

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