TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass, plants) + phonetic  – plant roots, part of a plant.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿女口 (TVR), four-corner 44460)

  1. roots
  2. vegetables
  3. eat
  4. bear

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1029, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30921
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1488, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3211, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+8339

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale yu4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yeo) (hangeul , revised yeo, McCune-Reischauer yŏ, Yale ye)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin chuò (chuo4), (ru2), Wade-Giles ch'o4, ju2)

CompoundsEdit

Last modified on 18 May 2011, at 13:11