Last modified on 28 October 2014, at 20:30

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Japanese stroke order
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Stroke order
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shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

Note different composition due to different forms of , namely (in some Japanese fonts more resembles ).

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (axe)

the sound when lumbering

Han characterEdit

(radical 63 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸竹一中 (HSHML), four-corner 72221, composition)

  1. place, location
  2. numerary adjunct
  3. that which

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 415, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11715
  • Dae Jaweon: page 760, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2259, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6240

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (所), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 生 (21)
Final: 魚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 踈舉切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃɨʌX/ /ʂi̯woX/ /ʃiɔX/ /ʃiɔX/ /ʂɨə̆X/ /ʃĭoX/ /ʃiɔX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
suǒ ‹ srjoX › /*s-qʰraʔ/ place; that which
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
5306 0 /*sqʰraʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. place
  2. institute
  3. MW for buildings
  4. passive tense-marker
  5. indicates agent of action before a verb
  6. used before verb-object construct

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

CounterEdit

(hiragana しょ, romaji -sho)

  1. places

NounEdit

(hiragana ところ, romaji tokoro)

(hiragana とこ, romaji toko) (informal)

  1. a place, a scene, a site; an address

Derived termsEdit

SuffixEdit

(hiragana しょ, romaji -sho)

(hiragana ところ, romaji -tokoro)

(hiragana どころ, romaji -dokoro)

  1. place

Usage notesEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(so)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: so, McCune-Reischauer: so, Yale: so)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

(hiragana じょー, romaji joo)

SuffixEdit

(じょー, joo)

  1. place, field

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sở, sỡ, sớ, sửa, thửa)

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