U+59DD, 姝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59DD

[U+59DC]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59DE]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(Kangxi radical 38, +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女竹十木 (VHJD), four-corner 45490, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 259, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6206
  • Dae Jaweon: page 525, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1044, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+59DD

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. #

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tʰjo): semantic (woman) + phonetic (OC *tjo).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (24)
Final () (24)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕʰɨo/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕʰio/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰio/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/cʰuə̆/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕʰio/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕʰĭu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕʰi̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
chū
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
cyu1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17578
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰjo/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (literary, usually of a woman) beautiful; pretty
  2. (literary) beauty; beautiful woman

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. beautiful girl

ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): (su), しゅ (shu)
  • Kun: うつくしい (utsukushii)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ju) (hangeul , revised ju, McCune–Reischauer chu)

  1. a beautiful girl