TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  + , 耂 as phonetic, 子 as semantic.

Alternative explanation: Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (an old man with long hair, bent over) +  (a child) – an old man and a child, filial piety between generations. Compare top component to .

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 十大弓木 (JKND), four-corner 44407, composition)

  1. filial piety
  2. obedience
  3. mourning

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 278, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6952
  • Dae Jaweon: page 546, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1011, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5B5D

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping haau3, Yale haau3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Source : mahou kanji dictionary - 孝 (Takashi)

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana たかし, romaji Takashi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hyo) (hangeul , revised hyo, McCune-Reischauer hyo, Yale hyo)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xiào (xiao4), Wade-Giles hsiao4)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(xàu)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hiếu, hếu)

Last modified on 9 March 2014, at 19:37