TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女中一人 (VLMO), four-corner 42413, composition)

  1. handsome, elegant
  2. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 259, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6202
  • Dae Jaweon: page 525, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1046, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+59DA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jiu4, Yale yiu4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yo)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: yo, McCune-Reischauer: yo)
  • Name (hangeul): 예쁜()

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yáo (yao2), Wade-Giles yao2)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA iâu (iau5), (io5))

DescendantsEdit

  • (Hokkien dialect) Tagalog: Yao

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(diêu)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 19:49