TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Japanese 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: Template:Han KangXi link, 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

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale so2)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ (so2), Hagfa Pinyim so3)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

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

CompoundsEdit

  • 一所懸命 (いっしょけんめい, isshokenmei)
  • 近所 (きんじょ, kinjo)
  • 住所 (じゅうしょ, jūsho)
  • 所為 (しょい, shoi)
  • 所感 (しょかん, shokan)
  • 所管 (しょかん, shokan)
  • 所見 (しょけん, shoken)
  • 所作 (しょさ, shosa)
  • 所在 (しょざい, shozai)
  • 所在地 (しょざいち, shozaichi)
  • 所在 (しょざい, shozai)
  • 所持 (しょじ, shoji)
  • 所属 (しょぞく, shozoku)
  • 所存 (しょぞん, shozon)
  • 所帯 (しょたい, shotai)
  • 所得 (しょとく, shotoku)
  • 所得税 (しょとくぜい, shotokuzei)
  • 所有物 (しょゆうぶつ, shoyūbutsu)
  • 所有者 (しょゆうしゃ, shoyūsha)
  • 所有 (しょゆう, shoyū)
  • 所有権 (しょゆうけん, shoyūken)
  • 所謂 (いわゆる, iwayuru)
  • 適材適所 (てきざいてきしょ, tekizaitekisho)
  • 場所 (ばしょ, basho)
  • 所以 (ゆえん, yuen)
  • 所有制 (しょゆうせい, shoyūsei)
  • 所有主 (しょゆうぬし, shoyūnushi)

SuffixEdit

(hiragana しょ, romaji -sho)

(hiragana ところ, romaji -tokoro)

(hiragana どころ, romaji -dokoro)

  1. place

Usage notesEdit

  • しょ: This reading is used in on'yomi compounds.
    Examples:
    • 市役所 (しやくしょ, shiyakusho): city hall (literally, "place where city duties happen")
    • 事務所 (じむしょ, jimusho): office (literally, "place where business duties happen")
  • ところ, どころ: These readings are used in kun'yomi compounds. The tokoro reading often changes to dokoro in compounds due to rendaku.
    Examples:

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(so)
Eumhun:

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

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin biàn (bian4), piān (pian1), suǒ (suo3), Wade-Giles pien4, p'ien1, so3)

  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


OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

(hiragana じょー, romaji joo)

SuffixEdit

Template:ryu-pos

  1. place, field

CompoundsEdit

  • ゴルフ所 (gorufujoo): golf field
  • スキー所 (sukiijoo): ski field

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sở, sỡ, sớ, sửa, thửa)

Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 22:21