See also:
Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E11
Code point U+4E11
Entity number 丑
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E10] [U+4E12]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
丑-order.gif

Han characterEdit

(radical 1 +3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 弓土 (NG), four-corner 17105)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 77, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23
  • Dae Jaweon: page 154, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 12, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+4E11

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
丑-oracle.svg 丑-bronze.svg 丑-bigseal.svg 丑-seal.svg





References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (large seal) and
  • Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (10)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʈʰɨuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʈʰiuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȶʰiəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʈʰuwX/
Li
Rong
/ȶʰiuX/
Wang
Li
/ȶʰĭəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȶʰi̯ə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chǒu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
chǒu
Middle
Chinese
‹ trhjuwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[n̥]ruʔ/
English 2d earthly branch

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 1526
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*n̥ʰuʔ/

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2Edit

simp. and trad.

DefinitionsEdit

  1. second of twelve earthly branches (十二支): ox () of Chinese zodiac
  2. clown; comedian

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. 1:00 AM to 3:00 AM.
  2. The ox, the second sign of Chinese zodiac.

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(chuk, chu)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: chuk, chu, McCune-Reischauer: ch'uk, ch'u)
  • Name (hangeul): , 이름 (revised: so, ileum, McCune-Reischauer: so, irǔm)
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ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sửu, giấu, sấu, xấu)

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ReferencesEdit

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