𫠚

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𫠚 U+2B81A, 𫠚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-2B81A
𫠙
[U+2B819]
CJK Unified Ideographs Extension D 𫠛
[U+2B81B]

Translingual[edit]

Traditional
Shinjitai
(extended)
𫠚
Simplified

Han character[edit]

𫠚 (radical 211, +5, 17 strokes, composition)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

𫠚

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

𫠚

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. act, scene, as of a play or movie
  2. frame, as of a comic
  3. section, passage, paragraph

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
𫠚
こま
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

Probably cognate with 小間, (koma, small; a small piece of something).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

𫠚 (hiragana こま, katakana コマ, rōmaji koma)

  1. (film, animation, manga) a frame of a comic or film
  2. (film, theater) an act or scene of a play or movie
  3. (music) a phrase or portion of a piece of music

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
𫠚
せき
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

May be from Middle Chinese, or may be a shift in reading from setsu below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

𫠚 (hiragana せき, rōmaji seki)

  1. a section or paragraph of writing
  2. (archaic) a chapter of a novel (particularly in the Edo period)
  3. (Chinese theater) an act of a play
Usage notes[edit]

The seki reading appears to be somewhat more common for this sense.[3]

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
𫠚
せつ
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese . Compare modern Hakka and Min Nan readings chhut, Cantonese ceot1.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

𫠚 (hiragana せつ, rōmaji setsu)

  1. same as seki above
Usage notes[edit]

The seki reading appears to be somewhat more common for this sense.[3]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan