See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
丑-order.gif

Han characterEdit

(radical 1 +3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 弓土 (NG), four-corner 17105)

  1. clown, comedian
  2. second of twelve earthly branches (十二支): ox () of Chinese zodiac
  3. (simplified form of ) ugly looking, homely
  4. disgraceful

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 77, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23
  • Dae Jaweon: page 154, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 12, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+4E11

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping cau2, Yale chau2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. 1:00 AM to 3:00 AM.
  2. The ox, the second sign of Chinese zodiac.

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chuk, chu)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: chuk, chu, McCune-Reischauer: ch'uk, ch'u)
  • Name (hangeul): [[, 이름]] (revised: so, ileum, McCune-Reischauer: so, irǔm)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chǒu
Zhuyin ㄔㄡˇ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰoʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
Audio
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AdjectiveEdit

(simplified, Pinyin chǒu, traditional )

  1. ugly

NounEdit

  1. clown

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin chǒu (chou3), Wade-Giles ch'ou3)

Usage notesEdit

Both 丑 and 醜 are simplified into 丑.

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sửu, giấu, sấu, xấu)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 11:54