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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script

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


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (138)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔiɪuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔɨuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔieuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔjiwH/
Li
Rong
/ʔiĕuH/
Wang
Li
/iəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔieuH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yòu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yòu
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔjiwH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ʔ](r)iw-s/
English 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
Reading # 1/1
No. 15646
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qrɯws/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. infant, young child
  2. immature

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ấu, âu)

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