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U+9F9C, 龜
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9F9C

[U+9F9B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9F9D]
U+F907, 龜
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-F907

[U+F906]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+F908]
U+F908, 龜
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-F908

[U+F907]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+F909]
U+FACE, 龜
CJK COMPATIBILITY IDEOGRAPH-FACE

[U+FACD]
CJK Compatibility Ideographs
[U+FACF]
See also: and

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
龜-order.gif
Stroke order
(alternative)
龜-aorder.gif
Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character[edit]

(radical 213 +0, 16 strokes, cangjie input 竹月尸尸 (HBSS) or 弓X山 (NXU), four-corner 27117)

  1. Kangxi radical #213, (turtle).

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1537, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 48847
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2078, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4809, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+9F9C

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
alt. forms
𪚧
𪚿
𪚨

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script
龜-oracle.svg 龜-bronze.svg 龜-bigseal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʷɯ, *kʷruʔ
*kʷɯ, *kʷrɯ

Pictogram (象形).

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Note:
  • ku - vernacular;
  • kui - literary.
Note:
  • 1jy - vernacular;
  • 1kue - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (18)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiuɪ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷᵚi/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiuɪ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kjwi/
Li
Rong
/kjui/
Wang
Li
/kwi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guī
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 4616
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷrɯ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. turtle; tortoise
  2. (figuratively) cuckold

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (28)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɨu/
Pan
Wuyun
/kiu/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kuw/
Li
Rong
/kiu/
Wang
Li
/kĭəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯ə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiū
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 4614
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷɯ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 龜茲龟兹 (Qiūcí).

Pronunciation 3[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (of skin) to crack; to become chapped

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. turtle

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gu, gyun, gwi) (hangeul , , 귀, revised gu, gyun, gwi, McCune-Reischauer ku, kyun, kwi, Yale kwu, kyun, kwi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(qui, quân, quy)

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