See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +16, 22 strokes, cangjie input 廿弓火木 (TNFD), four-corner 44394, composition)

  1. revive, resurrect
  2. a species of thyme
  3. transliteration of "Soviet"
  4. transliteration of "Scotland"
  5. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1068, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32427
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1534, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3327, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8607

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping sou1, Yale sou1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(so) (hangeul , revised so, McCune-Reischauer so, Yale so)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (su1), Wade-Giles su1)

CompoundsEdit


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • (Hokkien dialect) Tagalog: So

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, to, su, tua)

Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 04:40