TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(female) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女土土山 (VGGU), four-corner 44412, composition)

  1. graceful, charming, fascinating

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 271, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6734
  • Dae Jaweon: page 539, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1078, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+5B08

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

‎(simplified , Jyutping jiu4, Yale yiu4)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. graceful
  2. charming
  3. fascinating

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(yo) (hangeul , revised yo, McCune-Reischauer yo)

  1. troublesome, suffer
  2. ridiculing
  3. agony
  4. disarrange
  5. dizzy
  6. charming
  7. weak

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

‎(simplified , Pinyin ráo (rao2), rǎo (rao3), Wade-Giles jao2, jao3)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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