Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 21:27

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
洲-bw.png

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水戈中中 (EILL), four-corner 32100, composition)

  1. continent
  2. island
  3. islet

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 622, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17413
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1018, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1616, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6D32

ChineseEdit

continent; island
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 尤
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 職流切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕɨu/ /t͡ɕi̯ə̯u/ /t͡ɕiu/ /t͡ɕiu/ /cuw/ /t͡ɕĭəu/ /t͡ɕiəu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhōu ‹ tsyuw › /*tu/ islet

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
17492 1 /*tju/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ju) (hangeul , revised ju, McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(châu, chao)

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ReadingsEdit

  • Nôm: chao, châu

ReferencesEdit

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville