See also: and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (say) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +15, 22 strokes, cangjie input 卜口土田金 (YRGWC), four-corner 04686, composition)

  1. read, study
  2. pronounce

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36088
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1649, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4029, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8B80

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. : to read

ReadingsEdit

Usage notesEdit

Very rarely used. Superseded by the shinjitai form.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dok, du) (hangeul [[, ]], revised dok, du, McCune-Reischauer tok, tu, Yale tok, twu)

CompoundsEdit

  • 吏讀 (이두, itwu or idu)

MandarinEdit

VerbEdit

(traditional, Pinyin , simplified )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to read (silently)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(độc, đọc, đậu, đặt)

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 02:14