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  • this character has a slight difference between it in China and in Japan
See also , and

Translingual

Stroke order
龜-order.gif

Han character

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

  1. turtle or tortoise
  2. cuckold

References

  • KangXi: page 1538, character 1
  • 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

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale gau1, gwai1 gwan1)


Japanese

Kanji

Readings


Korean

Hanja

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


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 龟, pinyin guī (gui1), qiū (qiu1), jūn (jun1), Wade-Giles kuei1, ch'iu1, chün1)


Vietnamese

Han character

(qui, quân, quy)

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