Last modified on 9 March 2015, at 19:42

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 162 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 卜大金火 (YKCF), four-corner 34309)

  1. distant, far

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1265, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39137
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1763, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3881, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+907C

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (遼), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 蕭
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 落蕭切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/leu/ /lieu/ /leu/ /leu/ /lɛw/ /lieu/ /leu/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8090 2 /*reːw/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. short name for Liaoning (遼寧) province
  2. Liao or Khitan dynasty (907-1125)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ryo>yo) (hangeul >, revised ryo>yo, McCune-Reischauer ryo>yo, Yale lyo>yo)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(liêu)

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