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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 52 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 女戈大尸 (VIKS), four-corner 24727, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 342, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9193
  • Dae Jaweon: page 650, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1093, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5E7C

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (34)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiɪuH/ /ʔieuH/ /ʔiĕuH/ /ʔɨuH/ /ʔjiwH/ /iəuH/ /ʔieuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yòu ‹ ʔjiwH › /*[ʔ](r)iw-s/ young

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15646 2 /*qrɯws/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. infant, young child
  2. immature

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ấu, âu)

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