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See also:
U+5B38, 嬸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5B38

[U+5B37]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5B39]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38, +15, 18 strokes, cangjie input 女十竹田 (VJHW), four-corner 43469, composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*hljɯmʔ
*hljɯmʔ
*l̥ʰjɯmʔ
*hljɯmʔ

EtymologyEdit

Monosyllabic fusion of 叔母 (MC ɕɨuk̚ məuX, “father's younger brother + wife”).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • sím - literary;
  • chím - vernacular.
  • Wu
  • DefinitionsEdit

    1. wife of father's younger brother

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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    ReadingsEdit

    • On (unclassified): しん (shin)

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: thím

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