See also:

TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

𡞔

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (mother) +  +  (daughter)

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 中中女 (LLV), four-corner 50404)

  1. used as a surname
  2. the Chinese constellation Lóu ("Bond"), one of the twenty-eight lunar mansions of traditional Chinese astronomy
  3. to wear

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 263, character 48
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6383
  • Dae Jaweon: page 530, character 33
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1058, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5A41

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping lau4, Yale lau4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ru) (hangeul , revised ru, McCune-Reischauer ru, Yale lwu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin lóu (lou2), Wade-Giles lou2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lâu, sau, lu, lủ, )

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 19:50