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U+5E7A, 幺
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5E7A

[U+5E79]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5E7B]
U+2E93, ⺓
CJK RADICAL THREAD

[U+2E92]
CJK Radicals Supplement
[U+2E94]
U+2F33, ⼳
KANGXI RADICAL SHORT THREAD

[U+2F32]
Kangxi Radicals
[U+2F34]

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 52, +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 女戈 (VI), composition𠃋(GHT) or ⿱𡿨(JK))

  1. Kangxi radical #52, .

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 (first edition): volume 2, page 1092, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5E7A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms
𡆩

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script
   

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
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
jiu1
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yāo
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔew ›
Old
Chinese
/*ʔˁ[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/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. tiny; minute
    /   ―  yāo  ―  small; minute
  2. youngest
      ―  lǎoyāo  ―  informal manner of referring to the last (youngest) child in a family
  3. one (used to reduce ambiguity when saying the numeral 1, especially on the phone, when reading an ID card, in aviation, or in the military)
  4. ace; one on dice or dominoes
  5. (mathematics) related to number 1
      ―  yāoyuán  ―  unity
  6. A surname.
  7. (Mainland China) yocto- (SI unit prefix)
    Synonym: (yōu(Taiwan)

CompoundsEdit

Usage notesEdit

See alsoEdit

SI prefix
Last
/ /

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“thin silk; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): よう (yō)
  • Kun: ちいさい (chiisai)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: yêu

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