TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a pictograph of a right hand grasping a woman.

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 女水 (VE), four-corner 47440, composition)

  1. slave, servant

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 254, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6039
  • Dae Jaweon: page 517, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1024, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5974

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping nou4, Yale nou4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(no) (hangeul , revised no, McCune-Reischauer no)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (nu2), hào (hao4), Wade-Giles nu2, hao4)

  1. servant
  2. I
  3. enslave

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, no, , nọ)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 03:58