TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 心中中女 (PLLV), four-corner 95044, composition)

  1. diligent, industrious, sedulous
  2. to encourage
  3. to make efforts
  4. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 401, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11154
  • Dae Jaweon: page 741, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2345, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+617A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping lau4, Yale lau4)


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ru, nu) (hangeul [[, ]], revised ru, nu, McCune-Reischauer ru, nu, Yale lwu, nwu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin lóu (lou2), (lü3), Wade-Giles lou2, lü3)

Usage notesEdit

The lóu (lou2) reading is for the "diligent, industrious, sedulous, to encourage, to make efforts" definitions while the (lü3) reading is for the "surname" definition.

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 25 May 2013, at 02:54