Chinese Word Entry

曠古

Simplified Chinese form: 旷古

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄎㄨㄤˋ ㄍㄨˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): kuàng gǔ
Cantonese (Jyutping): kwong3 gu2
Definitions:
  1. since the dawn of time

  2. from the year dot


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Chinese characters used in this word

wide, worthless, extensive, broad, empty
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄨㄤˋ (kuàng)
Cantonese: kwong3
Japanese: コウ (kou) / あきらか (akiraka)、 むな.しい (munashii)
Korean: 광 (gwang)
Vietnamese: khoáng, khoảng
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

old, classic, ancient
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨˇ (gǔ), ㄍㄨˋ (gù), ㄎㄨ (kū)
Cantonese: gu2
Japanese: コ (ko) / ふる.い (furui)、 ふる- (furu-)、 -ふる.す (-furusu)、 いにしえ (inishie)
Korean: 고 (go)
Vietnamese: cổ