See also: and 𫤬
U+5146, 兆
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5146

[U+5145]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5147]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 10, +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 中一山人 (LMUO), four-corner 32113, composition or 丿)

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 124, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1347
  • Dae Jaweon: page 260, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 268, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5146

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms 𠧞
𡉵
𡊥
 
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Glyph origin edit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Chu slip and silk script Qin slip script Ancient script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
           




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 (Liushutong characters) and
  • Yinxu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

Pictogram (象形) – the cracks in a shell during fortune-telling, an omen.

Etymology edit

Compare Chepang ह्रावःसा (hrawʔ‑, to forebode; to portend ill fortune).

Pronunciation edit


Note:
  • diao6 - Shantou;
  • diou6 - Chaozhou.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (11)
    Final () (92)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Baxter drjewX
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɖˠiᴇuX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɖᵚiɛuX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ȡiæuX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɖiawX/
    Li
    Rong
    /ȡjɛuX/
    Wang
    Li
    /ȡĭɛuX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ȡʱi̯ɛuX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    zhào
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    ziu6
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    zhào
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ drjewX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*lr[a]wʔ/
    English great number

    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. 16856
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    2
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*l'ewʔ/

    Definitions edit

    1. (historical) cracks formed on heated tortoise plastrons and mammal bones used in ancient divination
    2. omen
        ―  zhào  ―  auspicious omen
    3. to portend; to augur
    4. graveyard, cemetery, necropolis
    5. (chiefly Taiwan) trillion (million million), tera-, 1012
    6. (Mainland China) (SI prefix) million, mega-, 106

    Synonyms edit

    • (trillion): (Mainland China) 萬億万亿 (wànyì)
    • (tera-): (Mainland China) (tài)
    • (mega-): (Taiwan) 百萬百万 (bǎiwàn)

    Compounds edit

    See also edit

    Chinese numerals
    104 108 1012 1016 1020 1024 1028 1032 1036 1040 1044 1048
    (wàn) 亿 () (zhào) (Taiwan) (jīng) (Taiwan) (gāi) () (ráng) (gōu) (jiàn) (zhèng) (zài) ()
    萬億万亿 (wànyì)
    (Mainland China)
    /亿亿
    (Mainland China)

    Japanese edit

     
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    Kanji edit

    (grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. portent
    2. trillion, 1012
    3. sign
    4. omen
    5. symptoms

    Readings edit

    Compounds edit

    Numeral edit

    (ちょう) (chō

    1. trillion (million million), 1012
      5000(ごせん)(ちょう)(えん)()しい!
      Go-sen-chō-en hoshii!
      I want 5,000,000,000,000,000 yen! (internet meme)

    See also edit

    Japanese numerical compounds with (ちょう) (chō)
    1012 2 × 1012 3 × 1012 4 × 1012 5 × 1012 6 × 1012 7 × 1012 8 × 1012 9 × 1012 1013 1014
    (いっ)(ちょう) (itchō) ()(ちょう) (nichō) (さん)(ちょう) (sanchō) (よん)(ちょう) (yonchō) ()(ちょう) (gochō) (ろく)(ちょう) (rokuchō) (なな)(ちょう) (nanachō) (はっ)(ちょう) (hatchō) (きゅう)(ちょう) (kyūchō) (じゅっ)(ちょう) (jutchō) (ひゃく)(ちょう) (hyakuchō)

    Korean edit

    Hanja edit

    (eum (jo))

    1. Hanja form? of (a trillion).

    Vietnamese edit

    Han character edit

    : Hán Nôm readings: triệu, diệu, điềm, giệu

    1. million, mega-