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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

have a meaning similar to but in a military context. The semantic (horse) suggest a military context.

Han characterEdit

(radical 187 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 弓一卜土 (NMYG))

  1. to be stationed at, reside at
  2. to stop

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale jyu3)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin xiāo (xiao1), zhù (zhu4), Wade-Giles hsiao1, chu4)

VerbEdit

(simplified, Pinyin zhù, traditional )

  1. (of troops, diplomats) to be stationed, to be posted
  2. to halt, to stop

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-21.
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 09:28