See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (two people) +  (ground) = two people sitting on the ground.[1]

Han characterEdit

(radical 32 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 人人土 (OOG), four-corner 88104, composition人)

  1. sit
  2. seat
  3. ride, travel by
  4. (archaic) to offend, to violate (a decree or law)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.yellowbridge.com/chinese/character-etymology.php?searchChinese=1&zi=%E5%9D%90#
  • KangXi: page 225, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4931
  • Dae Jaweon: page 460, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 423, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+5750

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping co5, zo6, Yale cho5, jo6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 坐視
  • 坐礁
  • 坐洲
  • 端坐
  • 連坐

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jwa) (hangeul , revised jwa, McCune-Reischauer chwa)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zuò (zuo4), (wu4), Wade-Giles tso4, wu4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tọa, ngồi, toà, toạ)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:27