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U+5E7A, 幺
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5E7A

[U+5E79]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5E7B]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 52 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 女戈 (VI))

  1. Kangxi radical #52, .

Usage notesEdit

is used instead of in mahjong.

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • (Zhuyin alphabet)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 341, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9189
  • Dae Jaweon: page 650, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1092, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5E7A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script
   
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
qiːw
qiːw

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (93)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔeu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔeu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔeu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔɛw/
Li
Rong
/ʔeu/
Wang
Li
/ieu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔieu/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yāo
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yāo
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔew ›
Old
Chinese
/*ʔˤ[i]w/
English small (Shuōwén)

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. 14618
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qiːw/

AdjectiveEdit

  1. tiny; minute
    /   ―  yāo  ―  small; minute
  2. youngest
      ―  lǎoyāo  ―  informal manner of referring to the last (youngest) child in a family

NounEdit

  1. one (an alternative way of saying the numeral, especially on the phone or in the military)
  2. ace; one on dice or dominoes

Proper nounEdit

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(yêu)

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