U+5AC2, 嫂
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5AC2

[U+5AC1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5AC3]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女竹X水 (VHXE), four-corner 47447, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 268, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6603
  • Dae Jaweon: page 536, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1066, character 18
  • Unihan data for U+5AC2

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. #

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *suːwʔ): semantic (woman) + phonetic (OC *suːʔ)

Etymology 1Edit


Note:
  • so2 - vernacular;
  • sao2 - literary.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (16)
    Final () (89)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /sɑuX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /sɑuX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /sɑuX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /sawX/
    Li
    Rong
    /sɑuX/
    Wang
    Li
    /sɑuX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /sɑuX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    sǎo
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 12065
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*suːwʔ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. sister-in-law (older brother's wife)
    2. friend's wife

    CompoundsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    • Thai: ซ้อ (sɔ́ɔ)
    • Tagalog: inso

    Etymology 2Edit

    Transliteration of English soc.

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (Hong Kong Cantonese) university society

    ReferencesEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    1. elder brother's wife

    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Middle Chinese (MC sɑuX). Recorded as Middle Korean 수〯 (Yale: swu) in Hunmong Jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527.

    HanjaEdit

    Korean Wikisource has texts containing the hanja:

    Wikisource

    (eumhun 형수 (hyeongsu su))

    1. Hanja form? of (sister-in-law; elder brother's wife).

    CompoundsEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [1]

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: tẩu, dâu

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