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Contents

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
尤-oracle.svg 尤-bronze.svg 尤-bigseal.svg 尤-seal.svg

Han characterEdit

(radical 43 +1, 4 strokes, cangjie input 戈大山 (IKU), four-corner 43010)

  1. especially, particularly
  2. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 298, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7543
  • Dae Jaweon: page 593, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 551, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5C24

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (35)
Final () (136)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦɨu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦiu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦuw/
Li
Rong
/ɣiu/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯ə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yóu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yóu
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjuw ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷə/
English fault; even more

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 15503
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷɯ/
Notes

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vưu)

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