TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (wood) + phonetic  – a wooden trough or vat.

Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 木廿田日 (DTWA), four-corner 45966, composition)

  1. trough
  2. manger
  3. vat, tank
  4. groove
  5. a distillery

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 548, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15393
  • Dae Jaweon: page 935, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1275, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+69FD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping cou4, Yale chou4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: そう (sō)
  • Kun: かいばおけ (kaibaoke), おけ (oke)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin cáo (cao2), Wade-Giles ts'ao2)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA tsô (tso5))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tàu)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:11