Chinese Word Entry

Simplified Chinese form:

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄍㄨˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin):
Cantonese (Jyutping): gu2
Definitions:
  1. arch. legendary venomous insect

  2. to poison

  3. to bewitch

  4. to drive to insanity

  5. to harm by witchcraft

  6. intestinal parasite


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Chinese characters used in this word

rice worm, lead astray, poison, venom, harm, bewitch
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨˇ (gǔ), ㄧㄝˇ (yě)
Cantonese: gu2
Japanese: コ、 ヤ / まじ、 まじこ.る、 そこなう、 まどわす、 こびる
Korean:
Vietnamese: cổ
Variants
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