See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

走 走 走
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (young, running man) +  (foot) – a running man with foot underneath. Top component (夭) simplified to , while bottom component drawn rather as , without the top stroke.

As with , there are two separate vertical strokes, not a single one.

Han characterEdit

(radical 156 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 土卜人 (GYO), four-corner 40801)

  1. walk, go on foot
  2. run
  3. leave

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1215, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 37034
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1683, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3473, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8D70

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zau2, Yale jau2)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ tséu, Guangdong tseu3; tsiu3 [Bao'an], tsieu3 [Hong Kong], Hagfa Pinyim zeu3)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. run

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 競走 (きょうそう, kyōsō)
  • 走行 (そうこう, sōkō)
  • 疾走 (しっそう, shissō)
  • 完走 (かんそう, kansō)
  • 走幅跳 (はしりはばとび, hashirihabatobi)
  • 爆走 (ばくそう, bakusō)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zǒu (zou3), Wade-Giles tsou3)

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǒu)

  1. to go, to walk
    走吧! zǒu ba!
    Let's go!
    在我的面前。 tā zǒu zài wǒde miànqián.
    He walked before me.
  2. to leave, to go away
  3. (for device) to run, to work
    我的手表不了。 wǒde shǒubiǎo bù zǒu le.
    My watch doesn' t work.
  4. to visit, to call on
  5. to make a move
    我的对手了一步妙棋。wǒde duìshǒu zǒu le yībù miào qí.
    My opponent made a clever move.
    该你了。 gāi nǐ zǒu le.
    It's your move.
  6. to die

PrepositionEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǒu)

  1. from, through

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-19.
  • "Sentences with 走", Tatoeba. URL accessed on 2014-03-19.
  • "Jukuu" (in Mandarin/English), Jukuu. URL accessed on 2014-03-19.

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ chó͘ (chó͘2), cháu (chau2), TLPA tsóo (tsoo2), tsáu (tsau2))

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, POJ chó͘, cháu)

  1. to jog
  2. to run

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tẩu, rảo)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:54