See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): 𢆶 (幺幺) + 

Han characterEdit

(radical 52 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 山女戈戈 (UVII), four-corner 22770, composition𢆶)

  1. quiet, secluded, tranquil
  2. dark

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 342, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9205
  • Dae Jaweon: page 651, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1094, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5E7D

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jau1, Yale yau1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yōu (you1), (ji1), Wade-Giles yu1, chi1)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(u, ù)

Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 17:27