TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 122 +8, 13 strokes, cangjie input 田中十大日 (WLJKA), four-corner 60604)

  1. public office

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 948, character 37
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28311
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1390, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2918, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7F72

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale chyu5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seo) (hangeul [[]], revised seo, McCune-Reischauer sŏ, Yale se)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin ba (ba5), bǎi (bai3), (bi3), (pi2), (pi4), shǔ (shu3), Wade-Giles pa5, pai3, pi3, p'i2, p'i4, shu3)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shǔ)

  1. office, bureau
    公署 gouvernment office, 警察署 police station

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shǔ)

  1. to sign
    签署 to sign , 署名 signature

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thự, thợ, thuỳ)

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 00:06