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U+5957, 套
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5957

[U+5956]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5958]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 37 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 大尸一戈 (KSMI), four-corner 40731, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 252, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5926
  • Dae Jaweon: page 514, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 540, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+5957

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms
𡘷

Glyph originEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (large) +  (long) – long. It is later borrowed for the “cover” sense and has now lost its original meaning.

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with (OC *l̥ʰuː); probably cognate with and (OC *tʰuːb).

PronunciationEdit



Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 12376
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːws/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to cover with
  2. case; cover; wrapper; envelope
  3. to overlap
  4. set; suit
  5. knot
  6. to harness
  7. harness
  8. trick; trap
  9. Classifier for a set of objects (books, furniture, rooms, etc).all nouns using this classifier
  10. (colloquial) condom

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (6)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰɑuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰɑuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɑuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰawX/
Li
Rong
/tʰɑuX/
Wang
Li
/tʰɑuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰɑuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tǎo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 12375
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːw/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. long

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(tu, to) (hangeul , , revised tu, to, McCune-Reischauer t'u, t'o, Yale thwu, tho)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(sáo, thạo)

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